Renewcell and Birla Cellulose sign Letter of Intent for large scale circular fiber production

 The Swedish textile-to-textile recycling innovator Renewcell has signed a Letter of Intent with Birla Cellulose, the pulp and fibre business of Grasim Industries Ltd. a flagship company of the Aditya Birla Group and one of the world’s largest man-made cellulosic fibre producers, concerning a long-term commercial collaboration for man-made cellulosic fiber production. The agreement affirms the two companies’ intent to work together to supply high quality Liva Reviva textile fibers made using Circulose, Renewcell’s 100% recycled textile raw material, to global fashion brands and textile industry in the coming years. The shared ambition is to use 30 000 tonnes of Circulose per year. The agreement has been facilitated by Ekman

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Osaka Medical and Pharmaceutical University, Fukui Tateami and Teijin Achieve Primary Endpoint in Cardiovascular Patch Clinical Trial

 Osaka Medical and Pharmaceutical University, Fukui Tateami Co., Ltd. and Teijin Limited announced today that they have achieved the primary efficacy endpoint in an ongoing clinical trial of the OFT-G1 (provisional name) patch for cardiovascular surgery. The trial, which began in May 2019 to examine patients ranging from infants to adults suffering from congenital heart diseases, has demonstrated the safety and efficacy of the patch in one-year periods following surgery.

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