ZECA S.r.l. comes from an idea developed by professor Antonio Campagnoli, who, at the beginning of the eighties, decided to give entrepreneurial form to his passion for applied science. Professor of chemistry and a researcher, his history is interspersed with a number of discoveries and inventions, from the use of aluminium applied to TNT as a thin layer and used as an antibacterial painkiller in the Army Nuclear, Bacteriological, Chemical (NBC) kit, to the creation of cosmetic formulas based on rock alum, following a study of the problems caused by soldier wearing boots in the Gulf War, the creation of the first red dye not containing selenium for use in the manufacture of ceramics for food. All ZECA S.r.l. products have been designed as solutions to specific problems.