The innovative process introduced by the EFFECTIVE project begins with creating and manufacturing bio-based polyamids and polyesters, and continues with a demonstration of their usability in large consumer products. Finally, by demonstrating circular ways of end-of-life treatment of our products, the loop is closed, and the EFFECTIVE circle continues.

Move your mouse over different steps of the process to learn more about the activites behind each step of the journey towards creating innovative bio-based materials and products.


1. Sustainable feedstock

  • Production of sustainable fermentable    sugars
  • Identification of the most promising   sources of sustainable vegetable oil

2. Conversion to raw materials

  • Conversion of sustainable feedstock    into monomers for the production of   biobased polyamides and polyesters

3. Chemical process

  • Polymerization of biobased polyamides and polyesters

4. Production process

  • Production of polyamide fibres
  • Production of polyamide films
  • Production of polyester films

5. Products

  • Manufacturing of garment products from polyamide fibres
  • Manufacturing of carpet products from polyamide fibres
  • Manufacturing of primary packaging from polyamide films
  • Manufacturing of secondary packaging from polyester films
  • Biodegradation/composting of polyesters     - A  
  • Chemical recycling of polyamides                   - B 
  • Mechanical recycling of polyamides               - C

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