Radici Group Signs Ingeo Agreement

Radici Group Signs Ingeo AgreementThe Radici Group, Italy, has signed a master license agreement
with Cargill Dow LLC, Minnetonka, Minn., to produce and sell Cargill Dows Ingeo fibers in
Europe.Ingeo, made from polylactide, a polymer derived from 100-percent annually renewable
resources, is a brand concept based on the sustainable principles of economic viability, social
responsibility and environmental soundness.Radici will develop and produce filament textiles using
undyed, solution-dyed and package-dyed Ingeo fibers. The textiles will be branded as Ingeo fiber
and sold to accredited home furnishings, apparel and other textile products manufacturers. The
company can supply a broad range of filament yarns to downstream producers for sampling or
commercial programs.
July 2003

Tim Eynon, Cargill Dow LLC (left), and Luciano Radici, The Radici Group