In the discovery of an Italian luxury brand with a rich héritage and a future characterised by ongoing expansion: Federico Pozzi Chiesa, CEO of GC Holding, the brand’s owner, speaks to us of Fragiacomo’s values, future projects, and its FW 2018-19 collection.
Interview with Birgit Horn, Director of A + A – Global Head Occupational Health
ICEC is the Certification Institute of reference for the leather sector.
The results and problems that emerged from the Detox campaign. What has been done and what still needs to be done so that fashion eliminates toxic and hazardous substances from its products according to the non-governmental environmental organisation
The analysis of the end of life of products, considered as “those activities necessary for the reuse of a product at the end of its useful life” (Parlikad and Macfarlane, 2004), is part of the eco-efficiency concept expressed in the “Cradle to Cradle” manifesto by McDonough and Braungart: “We will have to learn to imitate nature’s highly effective cradle-to-cradle nutrient flow and metabolism, in which the very concept of waste does not exist”.
A study conducted by the High School of Sant’Anna di Pisa in the district of Santa Croce highlights the advantages for the environment in the abandoning traditional linear economy.
The Indian company has developed a very efficient system to recover used and “throw-away” shoes to turn them into new models donated to those who still walk barefoot.
For more than 30 years the Como-based company has been offering a high-level service while never losing sight of protecting the environment.
Paolo Gurisatti, industrial economist and advisor of the Italian Leather Research INstitute of Naples, outlines the prospects of the world yet to be build.