By: galileomartel

H2020 projects workshop: “Innovative methods to remove hazardous substances and contaminants from secondary raw materials for the circular economy”
November 23, 2020

EASME (the EU Executive Agency for SMEs) is organising a H2020 projects online workshop entitled “Innovative methods to remove hazardous substances and contaminants from secondary raw materials for the circular economy”, that will take place on January 29th, 2021. …

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REACT on Sustainability-Lab
November 17, 2020

REACT was recently featured on the Italian online platform/news outlet Sustainability-Lab, an independent project supported by Blumine srl dedicated to reporting on latest innovation, studies, research and opinions on sustainability in the fashion field – covering all phases, from …

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November 11, 2020

REACT Project was featured in the third 2020 issue of UNITEX‘s journal , thanks to the contribution of project partner Ghent University.

UNITEX is the National Association of technical executives of the textile industry in Belgium, which also …

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REACT on Euronews
November 9, 2020

Euronews‘ programme Business Planet travelled to Italy to cover REACT’s activity on acrylic textile recycling, conducting interviews at partners Parà and Centrocot.

The Euronews team talked with Parà’s CEO Matteo Parravicini and REACT Project Coordinator Roberto Vannucci of

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“Sustainable circular economy: Removing finishing chemical products from acrylic textile” – The first REACT Webinar
November 2, 2020

On October 29, REACT Project presented the preliminary research results on finishing chemical products removal from acrylic textile through its first webinar, engaging researchers and innovators, EC projects and SMEs interested in circular economy.

The webinar, hosted by Martel Innovate

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REACT presented at the Plastics Circularity Multiplier Conference
October 16, 2020

On October 15, Daniele Piga (from REACT partner CENTROCOT) held a presentation on “Recycled acrylic fabrics, the problem of impurities” during the Plastics Circularity Multiplier Conference, introducing REACT and its envisioned impact on circular economy to …

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Pilot plant for the REACT project: Semi-industrial platform for mechanical recycling of acrylic fibres
September 14, 2020

Last August, React partner CETI succeeded in producing, on its semi-industrial mechanical recycling line, an acrylic yarn made of up to 100% fibres from recycled awning fabrics. This innovation project required CETI’s R&D team, composed of textile engineers and experienced …

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Save the Date! REACT at the Plastic Circularity Multiplier Virtual Conference
August 24, 2020

REACT will be at the Plastic Circularity Multiplier Virtual Conference on October 15th, as part of its “Recycled plastic content in products” area. Daniele Piga, from REACT partner CENTROCOT will be holding a the presentation titled “Recycled acrylic fabrics, the

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Para’ reaches the quota on waste collection
July 21, 2020

After a first phase regarding the definition of the waste sorting, Parà is glad to announce that it has reached the quantity of requested waste to go ahead with the REACT Project. 

Thanks to a very positive engagement of its …

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CENTROCOT contributing to circular economy development
May 12, 2020

CENTROCOT, REACT project coordinator, is developing and sharing know-how on circular economy and textiles recycling through the participation to local, national and European working groups.

CENTROCOT has contributed to the Italian Circular Economy Stakeholder Platform (ICESP) in January 2020 and …

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