INESCOP - Footwear and related industries research center


INESCOP, Technological Institute for Footwear and Related Industries is an independent organisation of scientific-technical services aimed at companies in the footwear sector and related industries.

The activities carried out by INESCOP concentrate on satisfying the needs of the industries in these sectors, with regards to the carrying out of tests, quality control, studies of materials, the development and implantation of new technologies, training, information and documentation, the Environment, industrial design, fashion and applied research.

INESCOP develops different activities within the environmental field offering its services with the aim to provide a comprehensive solution to companies in the footwear sector and similar sectors: environmental management systems, clean technologies, energy efficiency, atmospheric and noise emissions, ecological labelling, wastewater treatment, industrial waste recycling and environmental training for the companies.