A plant fibre of European origin, constantly innovating and giving fresh impetus to the ways in which it is utilized.
As a textile, its washed linen incarnation is employed for products from bedding to towels; it’s utilized for furnishings, and
in a knitted version for garments both casual and luxury, …
Combined with resins, it also takes its place as a high-performance composite, inspiring creatives and manufacturers in
the Design field.
Find out why european linen is world champion !
BVA and BIO by Deloitte provided, and put in perspective, a host of socio-economic, technical and environmental information, on the different stages in the life of flax: its cultivation, its transformation, and its consumption.
Flax, uniquely european, does the planet good !
The European platform for flax and hemp solutions: a large range of preforms + NEW finished products presented
MEET the flax & hemp preform producers all along the show
DISCOVER flax & hemp design products in the 650m2 exhibition « COMPOSITES FOR BETTER LIVING by JEC”
STAND B14 C17 HALL 5
@Paris Deco Off 22-26 Jan 2015 - Rive Droite Rive Gauche
Right Bank / Left BANK, Along the streets Furstemberg, Cardinale, Jacob, de l'Echaudé, de Seine, Jacques Callot, du Mail, Saint-Nicolas, more than 140 giant linen lanterns light up the streets of Paris and mark out the tour of the most prestigious international ‘editeurs’.
@Maison&Objet 23-27 Jan 2015 - Hall 2 C1
The forum of linen novelties for bed, bath, table and furnishing, and its Linen itinerary to guide you through the halls.
The European Confederation of Linen and Hemp (CELC) commissioned the BVA Institute to produce The EUROPEAN BAROMETER OF LINEN 2014, a significant online survey to evaluate the consumers level of understanding, views of, and the their purchases of linen products.
Publication : NEW update 2014: « Flax & Hemp fibres: a natural solution for the composite industry » (2012) - (48 pages, UK) - Co-published CELC/JEC GROUP.
Contributors : the experts of the European Scientific Committee of CELC
Available at "Publications Store" fair JEC EUROPE 2014, stand P75, level 7.2
Free when buying 2012 publication !
And on the JEC website (click here)
CELC establishes a common platform for specialized Textile and Clothing laboratories for the identification of bast fibres such as flax (linen), hemp and ramie. An initiative underpinned by the development and standardization of a testing and analysis protocol.
Accredited laboratories to date : CENTEXBEL.be ; CENTROCOT.it; CETELOR.com ; IFTH.org ; BUREAUVERITAS.com
85% of the world’s production of scutched flax fibers comes from Europe : a close-proximity cultivation which is part of a well-conceived, eco-responsable, agricultural program.
The CELC Textile Center promotes the European industry in the areas of Fashion and Lifestyle.