Sofisil® polyester fibre won 1st place in the national round of the Quality Innovation Award in the category Responsible and Renewable Innovations. The competition is organized annually by the Czech Society for Quality. Shukhrat Saidov, CEO of the company, symbolically accepted the award at a ceremony held on January 14 in an exceptional online environment.
The newly developed polyester fibre Sofisil® www.sofisil.eu contributes to the sustainability of natural resources, to the protection of the environment, and improves the lives of people in coastal areas where plastic waste accumulates in large quantities. The fibre is made from PET bottles collected by inhabitants of third-world countries on the shores of the seas and oceans.