World premiere of the Porsche Taycan: Sports car, sustainably redesigned

According to the motto “Soul, electrified”, Porsche’s first all-electric sports car, the Taycan, will celebrate its world premiere on September 4, 2019 – on three continents at the same time. The premiere locations stand for three forms of sustainable energy and are located in the most important sales markets of the new electric sports car: … More World premiere of the Porsche Taycan: Sports car, sustainably redesigned

Trevira awarded “Systematic Safety” seal of approval

On August 5, 2019, Trevira received the “Systematic Safety” seal of approval from the German Social Accident Insurance Institution for the Raw Materials and Chemical Industry (Berufsgenossenschaft Rohstoffe und chemische Industrie, BG RCI). The award confirms that Trevira GmbH meets the requirements for systematic and effective occupational health and safety management through the company’s occupational … More Trevira awarded “Systematic Safety” seal of approval

WTO World Cotton Day registration closes on September 20, 2019

Online registration for the WTO launch of World Cotton Day must be completed no later than  September 20,  2019. Last minute and onsite registrations will not be accepted for the event, which will be held on 7 October at the WTO headquarters. Participation at the event is free of charge. Travel and accommodation costs are … More WTO World Cotton Day registration closes on September 20, 2019

LENZING™ fibres are fully biodegradable in water, soil and compost

Organic Waste Systems and TÜV confirm fibre biodegradability also in fresh water All white LENZING™ Viscose, Modal and Lyocell fibres are now certified for all environments Global legislators aim at limiting plastic waste persisting in the environment for centuries EU Single-Use Plastics Directive partly regulates usage of plastic products Biodegradable materials such as wood-based fibres … More LENZING™ fibres are fully biodegradable in water, soil and compost

Cotton stocks swell after production exceeds demand for Second Straight Year states ICAC

Executive Summary Highlights from the September 2019 Cotton This Month include: •             Global production is expected to increase 5% to 26.9 million tonnes •             Global consumption is projected to increase 1% to 26.9 million tonnes •             The excess production will cause global stocks to swell to 18.3 million tonnes •             Prices will be under increasing … More Cotton stocks swell after production exceeds demand for Second Straight Year states ICAC