On January 16th, AEI Tèxtils, the Catalan technical textiles’ cluster, participated in a workshop on innovation and strategy definition of chemical products’ management, organized by the Directorate General of Environment from the European Commission (DG-ENV) in Brussels.
The LIFE-FLAREX consortium traveled to Italy on December for the participation at the Boostalps networking event in Milan on December 18th.
On Monday December 3rd 2018, the LIFE-FLAREX consortium participated in a Fire Safety workshop organized by the International Association of Fire Safety Science (IAFSS) in Brussels. Two partners of the LIFE-FLAREX consortium attended, CENTEXBEL as technical expert and AEI Tèxtils as the project coordinator.
LEITAT presented the LIFE-FLAREX project at [avniR] Conference 2018: Circular economy: Innovate with Life Cycle Thinking. The LIFE-FLAREX project was presented with a poster during both days (November 7th and 8th 2018) of the conference in the session “How can the textile sector serve sustainable production and fashion through the Circular Economy?”.
The LIFE-FLAREX team wants to share the invitation to an upcoming workshop organized by C2MA (Mines d’Alès) and EPNOE (European Polysaccharide Network of Excellence) entitled “Towards flame retardant biopolymers and biocomposites: current research strategies, scientific barriers and perspective applications” which be held on October 16-17th in Alès (France).
AEI TÈXTILS participated at the 17th edition of CITEXT – International Business Convention for Textile and Soft Functional Materials. CITEXT was held on May 16th and 17th in Troyes (France). LIFE-FLAREX project was presented in the AEI TÈXTILS booth and brochures were given out to interested visitors.
LEITAT presented a joint poster on LIFE-FLAREX and MIDWOR-LIFE projects during SETAC 2018 held in Rome on May 13-17th. The poster was about the challenges for a comparative risk assessment among conventional hazardous substances and alternatives for textile finishing
LIFE-FLAREX Stakeholder’s Workshop attracts companies and organizations from 8 European countries to discuss on alternative Flame Retardants
The LIFE-FLAREX Stakeholder’s workshop was held in Brussels on January 16th 2018 and it was co-organized by LIFE-FLAREX partnership, EURATEX-The European Apparel and Textile Confederation and the European Chemical Agency (ECHA). This event brought together a total of 32 relevant stakeholders (chemical producers, textile industries, industrial associations and groups of interest) coming from organizations in […]
LIFE-FLAREX reviews the selection of products to be used during the project in the second consortium meeting at Centexbel
On Wednesday January 17th 2018, the LIFE-FLAREX consortium held its biannual project meeting at the project partner CENTEXBEL premises in Gent, Belgium. The External Advisory Board of the project attended to this meeting as part of the project strategy to gather vital inputs during this milestone. The members present were Ms. Dunja Drmac, Sustainability Officer […]