BASF invests in carbon recycling company LanzaTech

Unique biotechnological procedure for using gaseous waste as a source for raw materials Technology with potential for applications in the chemical industry BASF Venture Capital GmbH is to invest in LanzaTech, a biotech company headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, USA. Using special microbes, LanzaTech has developed a technology for gas fermentation that first enables ethanol to … More BASF invests in carbon recycling company LanzaTech

Awards

Eleven Gold Awards at the 13th OutDoor Industry Award OutDoor Industry Awards honour outstanding product innovations Eco-conscious and down to earth, yet simultaneously highly innovative and technology driven – the outdoor sector combines these diverse influences maybe more than any other field. In addition, the industry is entitled to be proud of its consistent pioneering … More Awards

Switzerland in an economic upswing unhindered despite risks

Economic forecasts by the Federal Government’s Expert Group – summer 2018 – The Expert Group is keeping to its previous assessment and anticipates robust GDP growth of 2.4 % in 2018. While the booming global economy and favourable trend in exchange rates are boosting demand for Swiss products, growth is also gaining increasing momentum from … More Switzerland in an economic upswing unhindered despite risks

China’s fast climb up the value chain

Here is the list of TextileFuture’s last week news. Easy access by clicking on the selected feature: Last week’s Newsletter Digital Convergence and the fourth Techno-Industrial Revolution Application Bridge between research and innovative application Automotives – Electric Vehicles Innovations by BASF will help to make electric vehicles a practical reality for everyone Companies ITEMA Group … More China’s fast climb up the value chain

Safety First: Exchange of Experiences at Radici Chimica

A comparison of ideas on accident prevention among companies and institutions. In attendance, the Council Member for Urban Planning of the City of Novara and the President of the Novara Industrial Association At centre stage, EHS managers from renowned Italian and international members of the Large Organization Prevention Club, an AIAS associate. An exchange of … More Safety First: Exchange of Experiences at Radici Chimica

Newbie Store opening exciting concept store on King’s Road

The Newbie Store, fashion chain KappAhl’s sustainable lifestyle concept for children, continues to grow. This week a new pop up concept store opened on King’s Road in London. “In our fifth store in the UK we introduce several exciting new features – both in terms of events and inviting like-minded brands,” said Camilla Wernlund, Vice … More Newbie Store opening exciting concept store on King’s Road