Thoroughly washing one’s hands is not enough; hands must also be properly dried
Hand hygiene is essential for health: thoroughly washing one’s hands is not enough; hands must also be properly dried. In depth studies conducted by the University of Westminster, sponsored by ETS – European Tissue Symposium – show that hand towels, such as disposable tissues, are to be the preferred choice in restrooms to assure better hand hygiene, and to reduce to a minimum the possible spread of viruses, germs and bacteria. This choice is not only recommended by us, but more importantly, also supported by the World Health Organisation.
World Quality Day
A world day to celebrate quality and the daily commitment of companies to achieving top performance. The World Quality Day, celebrated on 9 November, is an important occasion for the ICT Group, which consistently promotes and invests in quality with great enthusiasm and dedication.
New Converting line launched in Piano di Coreglia, Lucca
Another key project has been completed in the Piano di Coreglia facility near Lucca: the launch of a FORTE Converting line by PCMC.The new machine assures top quality and flexibility. This is an investment hinged on machines made in Italy. All this was made possible thanks to the unfailing ICT team spirit, in the ongoing pursuit of safety, quality, efficiency and waste reduction.
ICT Ibérica implemented the “Hidrodeficiencia” project to reduce water consumption to a minimum, achieving its goal by applying the Six Sigma method and thanks to the excellent work carried out also by the paper mill staff. Discover more
ICT Group leader of innovation with SAP S/4 HANA R1610
ICT Group is among the world's first companies to implement the new digital information system SAP S/4HANA. The Group has been incorporated by SAP into the selective "Customer Care Program", reserved for leading companies in the industry. The ongoing project involves the evolution of the main customer service processes and complete integration with the logistics/production system.
18th Trofeo Assindustria
An annual event in the name of sound competition: the 18th Trofeo Assindustria was held on Sunday 1 October in Porcari, a town located in the province of Lucca. The amateur cycling race involves the associates of Assindustria Toscana Nord. It’s an important event for the ICT Group, which for several years has always participated with great enthusiasm. A large number of employees formed the team and jumped on the saddle, proving that the strength of a group is also seen in such events that promote fun and well-being in sports. A special congratulations to Elisabetta Bini of ICT S.p.A., who ranked #1 in the women class.
A new wastewater treatment project for the Italian plants of ICT SpA
All is set for the construction of two biological wastewater treatment plants for the paper mills of Piano della Rocca and Piano di Coreglia. Construction work is scheduled to begin in October 2017 and will be complete in approximately one year. The Moving Bed Biofilm Reactors (MBBR) will be built in accordance with the latest building standards, resulting in savings in water consumption and excellent wastewater quality. With this investment, the Group strives to further its efforts in environmental protection and sustainable development.
Foxy for Unicef: a long-lasting partnership supporting children
Mali is one of the hardest countries in the world for children. One of our goals in 2017 is to ensure that 20 schools in the most vulnerable Mopti communities have access to safe-drinking water, basic sanitation and key hygiene practices. Discover more
ICT Ibérica obtains a FSC® Certification
ICT Ibérica has recently obtained the Chain of Custody Certification, in accordance with FSC standards. Discover more
The new Foxy Cotton screened on Italian television
The new Foxy Cotton toilet paper TV campaign started in August. Objective: to unveil the features of Foxy Cotton, inviting people to try it. The 15" commercial hence focuses on the product and its distinguishing characteristics: 5 ply, real cotton fibers, larger sheets. Broadcasted on the main free and pay, digital, terrestrial and satellite networks, for the first time the ad will also be available in two Web formats: one for quick visualizations on social networks and one specially-made for mobile. Watch the video