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  • Econyl, a nylon thread made from plastic waste
    At a glance 1 min

    Econyl, a nylon thread made from plastic waste

    Converting used fishing nets and other discarded nylons into technical fibres to make swimsuits, carpets and other textile products, is the innovative project pursued by Italian company Aquafil. In...

  • Sea2see: from plastic marine litter to recycled plastic glasses
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    Sea2see: from plastic marine litter to recycled plastic glasses

    An interview with François van den Abeele, Founder and manager of Sea2see Eyewear, a company manufacturing recycled plastic glasses from plastic marine litter....

  • Sea2See, eco-responsible glasses
    At a glance 1 min

    Sea2See, eco-responsible glasses

    "Because there is no other sea" is the slogan of the new brand of eco-responsible glasses, Sea2See, which manufactures frames from plastic waste recovered at sea.  Converting marine waste into qual...

  • When Fashion Week rhymes with plastics
    At a glance 1 min

    When Fashion Week rhymes with plastics

    From vinyl bodysuits to transparent thigh-boots through improbable rain hats, plastics have made a great comeback on the fashion scene. Whether it was in Milan, New York, London or Paris, one materia...

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