Ivan Hortigüela Bolsa, INSTA’s lawyer specializing in Environmental Law, has been part of the winning team in the competition for the 13th edition of the Idea Generation Program of the Research Park of the Autonomous University of Barcelona held on 12 May .

The project of the team proposes the identification and classification of the fibers of the fabrics to favor the circularity of the textile waste. Through technological development and the accompaniment of a database of the different fibers, the molecular analysis of the composition of the textiles and the automated classification of different pieces of fabric are intended, favoring their reuse and recycling.

The project team will be part of an ESADE acceleration program to give it continuity.

More information here .