MIDWOR-LIFE presented at the Textile ETP Annual Conference

On March 30th and 31st, the 12th Annual Conference of the Textile European Technology Platform was held in Brussels.

AEI Tèxtils participated at the event, presenting MIDWOR-LIFE project, which coordinates, within the session Sustainability – Resource Efficiency. CLUTEX, IQAC-CSIC and CS-POINTEX also attended the event to network with other projects as part of Action D5.

In that same session, the results of the LIFE-ECOTEXNANO project, led by LEITAT Technological Center, were presented. ECOTEXNANO is also a project funded by the European Commission through the LIFE programme and finished on the 31st of March. The main outcome of the project is a tool to improve risk assessment and promote the safe use of nanomaterials in the textile finishing industry.

The session was chaired by Mr Mauro Scalia, Manager of Sustainable Businesses from EURATEX. He is a member of MIDWOR-LIFE External Advisory Board.

More than 170 professionals from the textile sector participated at the event.