Laboratory of testing and research textiles of the tarrasense packaging (LEITAT) is a Technology Partner with a strategy of sustainable growth and positive impact on the environment. LEITAT respond with value proposition, adapt to the market and drive change to boost technological entrepreneurship, support open innovation with large companies and SMEs, lead singular projects and strengthen international collaboration as value of technological networking, acting as a cohesive vehicle between the market and research for the flexibility required by our customers. It constantly challenges with entrepreneurial and proactive spirit for the status quo and looks for the innovative solutions that provide competitive advantage and growth for the company.
The teams specialized in technology transfer are mainly concentrated in promoting, which allows to generate collaborative and reliable business environments to achieve an economy based on the knowledge and the development of the talent. LEITAT has joining efforts in research and open up to a globalized and competitive market place from creativity, innovation and learning along with the collaboration in innovative companies. The experience, stable and strong, supports us to continue to promote industrial innovation focused on transforming technological challenges into economic and social value. LEITAT share our activities from the strength of the attitudes and aptitudes, the commitment, the involvement and the responsibility of the Collaborators and Collaborators that we are part of Leitat. Through our work, and attentive to our agents of interest (clients, partners, partners and society), we have intensified our institutional vocation of service to companies and entities, overcoming important technological and economic challenges, and at all times respecting our principles and values since the excellence in management.
R & D is aimed at obtaining new materials and nanomaterial’s. Synthesis and functionalization of nanomaterials for their subsequent application in various families of nanocomposites, Nanoseguridad and study of the environmental impact throughout the life cycle of nanomaterials, Synthesis, extrusion, injection, infusion and study of polymer recycling and polymer composites, Synthesis and design of multifunctional organic, mineral and hybrid materials for applications in electronics, textiles, energy, construction and the environment, Engineering and surface analysis through physical and chemical processes and New technical and intelligent textiles are main research fields.
Some themes of projects which are in progress are Application of nanotechnologies and eco-friendly materials in the transport sector, Intelligent and environmentally sustainable technologies for the generation of structures in composite materials: CENIT TARGET, etc. In addition to acting intensively at the national level, Leitat leads and actively participates in numerous international collaborative projects and networks, including both European partners and other geographical areas with converging interests.