EU Commission welcomes Council’s approval to modernised trade defence rules

On April 16, 2018, the Council gave a formal approval to the political agreement reached between the Commission, the Council and the European Parliament on 5 December 2017 to modernise the EU’s trade defence instruments. Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmström said: “With today’s approval by the Council, we are very close to having the necessary tools … More EU Commission welcomes Council’s approval to modernised trade defence rules

Wool looks to Future Markets at Industry Conference in Hong Kong

A generation raised largely on synthetics is discovering the many natural benefits of wool. Increasing concerns about the overuse of petroleum-based products is changing the way consumers view their clothing. Yet even as wool fibre awareness grows, supply-related issues such as low sheep numbers present challenges to the industry. It is an exciting time to … More Wool looks to Future Markets at Industry Conference in Hong Kong

9th VERT Forum at Empa – The fight for clean emissions continues

It is exactly 20 years since experts from Empa and VERT published the first test results on diesel particle filters. Today, more than 300 million vehicles worldwide are fitted with such filters. However, a VERT conference held at the Empa Academy revealed why the emission problem is by no means over The saga of the … More 9th VERT Forum at Empa – The fight for clean emissions continues

RadiciGroup at the 3rd Global Sustainable Fashion Week in Hungary

Measuring sustainability: a luxury or a necessity? The 3rd Global Sustainable Fashion Week opened its doors in Budapest (11-13 April 2018). It is a unique three-day event combining international conference, workshops, displays, fashion shows in the field of sustainable and ethical fashion, the range of the different eco-friendly fibres, materials included. Italian RadiciGroup supports also … More RadiciGroup at the 3rd Global Sustainable Fashion Week in Hungary