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LIFE+ CELSTAB Final Conference German Sustainability Award & Congress, Düsseldorf Dec 6th-7th, 2018

The Final Conference for the LIFE+ CELSTAB project, within the scope of the LIFE13ENV/DE/001131 program, was held in German Sustainability Congress in Düsseldorf and the project has been disseminated to 2000+ participants.


LIFE+ CELSTAB at EDANA International Nonwovens Symposium – May 23-24, 2018 – Rome (Italy)

EDANA International Nonwovens Symposium is attracting top professionals from across the nonwoven and related industries, to learn about the latest industry developments and network with the peers.


LIFE+ CELSTAB presented at the EU Commissions Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises "EASME" visit of P&G Brussels Innovation Center – March 7, 2018 - Brussels


LIFE+ CELSTAB at SETAC (Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry) Europe 22nd LCA Case Study Symposium – Sept. 20-22, 2016 – Montpellier (France)


LIFE+13 Kick-off Meeting, Budapest, Hungary, 11 November 2014

The aim of the meeting is to give an overview of the LIFE+ rules, your interaction with the Commission and the role of the monitoring team in project implementation.
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International Congress Forum Life Science 2015
11/12 March 2015, Technische Universität München - Garching

Focus of the Congress : Latest findings and developments in the life sciences and their implementation in innovative technologies and new products in areas such as pharmaceutics, food and biotechnology .

Dr. Katharina Marquardt, Science Communication, Procter & Gamble Germany-Austria-Switzerland gave a speech on sustainability and she shared the Celstab project as part of the session Partnerships – EU Projects.

Please click here to see the slide presented and pictures of the congress.


  • How to reduce the use of materials and packaging for production of disposable feminine care pads?
  • How to reduce the quantity of disposed feminine care pads?
  • How to decrease emissions related to transport, packaging and disposal phases of disposable feminine care pads?

CELSTAB PROJECT will help to answer these questions

On the site you can find out more about our project, the novel technology, latest news or how contact us.

Disposable feminine care products will be beneficial for air quality as it will reduce the number of trucks of emission for their trasports.

Nowadays, disposable feminine care products not only deliver absorption and dryness over long period of time, they also are flexible and confortable. With CELSTAB project they will also become much thinner by incredibly reducing the quantity of the absorbing materials and of the packaging material.

The novel feminine product will be innovative in terms of novel introduction of cellulose fibres of varying length coming from locally available wood sources (e.g. hard wood, Eucalyptus, hemp, pineapple, Abaca) to enhance material properties ( higher web integry, wet/dry collapse resistance, pore connettivity, void volume).

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