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EnaTex: Presentation at ITMA Exhibition in Milan

In June 2023, representatives of the EnaTex teams met at the world's largest international trade fair for mechanical engineering for the textile and apparel industry in Milan.

From 8 to 14 June 2023 the textile world met again after 4 years at the “International Textile and Garment Technology Exhibition” (ITMA) in Milan. The world's largest international trade fair for machinery for the textile and clothing industry gathered more than 1700 exhibitors from 47 countries under the slogan "Transforming the World of Textiles with Digitalisation and Sustainability".

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The EnaTex team at the stand of project partner Brückner © EnaTex

Numerous members of the EnaTex team visited the exhibition to find out about the latest innovations and potential solutions for a more sustainable textile industry. The participating EnaTex partners from Germany and Indonesia met at the project partners’ exhibition booths (Brückner and Hochschule Niederrhein).

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Lecture by Evelyn Lempa and Aslihan Memisoglu in front of a sold-out audience © ITMA 2023

A special highlight was the EnaTex team’s presentation at the ITMA Textile Colourants and Chemicals Forum. Evelyn Lempa and Aslihan Memisoglu informed the sold-out audience about the findings gained from the EnaTex-project and were able to inspire the audience with practical insights from the areas of innovative finishing processes as well as effective chemicals and occupational safety and health management systems for a safe and sustainable textile industry.

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Industry partner Sritex from Indonesia visits the Niederrhein University of Applied Sciences stand © EnaTex

Click here to watch the video interview of the EnaTex team at ITMA.