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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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Exciting results from REACT’s partners in the research field
May 7, 2020

Laboratory-scale research for the REACT project has revealed exciting results at Ghent University in Belgium and the University of Bergamo in Italy.

At these research centres, focus was placed on the removal of chemical finishes that are present on the …

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REACT at the Plastics Circularity Multiplier Conference – Register now!
May 5, 2020

UPDATE: due to the current Covid-19-related situation, this event has been turned into a virtual event, with dates to be confirmed – please refer to the links here below for updates on the schedule.

REACT will be present with its …

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REACT joins Horizon 2020 for present and future Coronavirus response
April 30, 2020

On 4 May the European Union joined forces with global partners to kick-start the Coronavirus Global Response, a worldwide pledging effort to raise €7.5 billion of funding to rapidly develop and deploy universally available and affordable diagnostics, treatments and …

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New website for our partner Ják
January 20, 2020

We congratulate our SME partner Jak Spinning, specialised in Acrylic Yarns production, for the launch of their new website.

We would like to thank Ják for the importnat promotion of the REACT project on their brand new website: …

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First REACT video online!
January 17, 2020

Meet the change-makers behind REACT project.

Together, Industry, SMEs, Research Centres and Academics at work to give a 2nd life to acrylic textile awnings

Watch the first react video here below:

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Our partner Parà-Tempotest at Heimtextil 2020
January 12, 2020

Our partner Parà-Tempotest was preset at the Heimtextil 2020 between the 7th and 10th January in Frankfurt, Germany.

Heimtextil in Frankfurt is the biggest international trade fair for home and contract textiles. The show is a worldwide leader of innovative …

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