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A proactive approach to reduce the release of textile microfibers

More info: https://pubs.acs.org/doi/10.1021/acs.est.9b06892 At a time when environmental protection is at the center of the interests of the fashion industry, a research article recently published in the scientific journal Environmental Science and Technology on the release of synthetic microfibers from textile articles, provides revealing data of the actual magnitude of the problem. The researchers analyzed…

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T2T Solutions and Sigillum Knowledge Solutions seal a strategic alliance to ensure a more sustainable fashion.

“The vision that T2T Solutions has about the transformation of the fashion industry through the application of new technologies and technical knowledge is very similar to our vision of how sustainability should permeate all stages of the fashion value chain, so it is very easy to draw up strategic plans sets”, explains Sonia Martínez, CEO…

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Sigillum Knowledge Solution shows its approach to sustainability in the conference “Fashion industry: be sustainable or not be”

Next Tuesday, January 28 will be held in Santiago de Compostela the seminar “Fashion industry: be sustainable or not be”, organized by the Confederation of Textile Industries of Galicia-COINTEGA Galician Textile Fashion Cluster and the Chamber of Commerce of Santiago de Compostela, with the collaboration of AMSlab and Sigillum Knowledge Solutions. On the meeting, sustainability…

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New scientific results advise against using melamine-formaldehyde resins including tableware made with bamboo fibers for hot food

The German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR) has just published the results of a series of analysis carried out with food contact materials made with melanin-formaldehyde resins, which in recent times have been combined with fibers of bamboo in articles such as reusable coffee cups and other tableware. Their conclusion is that these items…

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Completion of the workshop on legislation applicable to food packaging and its implications for food safety

During the 29th of November and the 13th of December, the conference “Overview of the legislation applicable to food packaging and implications for food safety” that the Galicia Food Cluster (Clusaga) has organized in collaboration with Sigillum Knowledge Solutions took place. Both sessions have allowed attendees to know the EU, China and United States legislation…

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End of microplastics in cosmetics? Article by Sigillum Knowledge Solutions in the journal of the Spanish Society of Cosmetic Chemists, SEQC

The Head of the Cosmetic Area of ​​Sigillum Knowledge Solutions, Verónica García Perea, has collaborated in the latest issue of the magazine of the Spanish Society of Cosmetic Chemists, SEQC, with an article on the current regulatory framework for microplastics. The article reviews the main initiatives to address the environmental problem of microplastics in the…

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