The LIFE-FLAREX team is pleased to announce the publication of the pre-industrial applications and technical characterization report.
Several of the LIFE-FLAREX partners participated in the TECHTEXTIL 2019 including the project coordinator, AEI Tèxtils, the technological centers LEITAT and CENTEXBEL, and the clusters CLUTEX and CS-POINTEX. The participation in this trade fair is of utmost significance for the project as it is most relevant sectoral trade fair for technical textiles where this year the theme sustainability […]
AEI TÈXTILS presented the LIFE-FLAREX in a talk during iTechStyle summit 2019 held in Porto from 2nd to 4th April 2019 and organized by CITEVE. The attendance was about 500 people.
Success in the last workshop on substitution of hazardous chemicals in the textile industry with over 50 participants
A workshop on the substitution of hazardous chemicals in the textile industry brought over 50 people together to discuss the future of flame retardants and water and oil repellents. LIFE-FLAREX joined forces with the Interreg project DURATEX to organise a workshop in Kortrijk, Belgium, on the substitution of hazardous chemicals. The workshop was organised by […]
The LIFE-FLAREX project was presented, jointly with MIDWOR-LIFE, on a poster entitled REPLACEMENT OF HAZARDOUS PRODUCTS IN TEXTILE FINISHES. FLAME RETARDANTS AND HYDRO- AND OLEO-REPELLENTS, that Dr. Meritxell Martí presented orally to the attending public. Arousing interest in alternative DWORs and the methodology to determine if FR can penetrate through the skin when a treated […]
AEI Tèxtils distributed leaflets of the LIFE-FLAREX project in an international cluster collaboration event
AEI Tèxtils, the project coordinator of LIFE-FLAREX, attended the EU-TAIWAN Cluster Collaboration Event which took place in Lyon on March 6th and 7th in the framework of Industry 4.0 International Days 2019 held during the Global Industrie Trade fair.
First LIFE-FLAREX workshop in Catalonia gathered 40 stakeholders to promote innovation and sustainability in the textile sector
On February 20th, the Catalan partners of LIFE-FLAREX consortium (AEI Tèxtils as project coordinator, LEITAT and CSIC-IQAC) organized the first regional workshop in Barcelona along with ACCIÓ, the Catalan Agency for Business Competitiveness.
Watch what happens when a car seat meets the chemical of her dreams This car seat has had her share of bad relationships with endocrine disruptors and so on. Luckily, she tried ChemSec’s online meeting point and found a match with a safer alternative to a toxic flame retardant!
Four partners of the LIFE-FLAREX consortium (AEI Tèxtils, LEITAT, CTB and ATEVAL) participated in the 1st CONTEXT Conference dedicated to Smart Textiles on January 31st 2019 in Barcelona.