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19th GEPET

Greater Europe PET Resin Trade, Applications & Recycling

11-12 Apr, 2018 - Budapest, HUNGARY

Courtyard by Marriott Budapest City Center

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11 Apr, 2018 - Wednesday
08:00

Registration

08:55

Chairman’s Introduction

Plastics Recyclers Europe
09:00

Global PET market, pricing trends and raw materials outlook

09:30

Panel Discussion: Addressing the critical supply crunch - Outlook for the PET market in Europe

Addressing the critical supply crunch - Outlook for the PET market in Europe

- supply/ demand situation

- impact of the New EU directive on circular economy

 

Led by

China Resources Packaging Materials Co., Ltd
10:00

Catch Plastics and the PET Industry- Stopping Ocean Plastics

10:30

Discussion followed by Morning Coffee

10:55

Chairman's Introduction

11:00

Packaging Trends in Thermoforming Food Industry

11:30

Taking the lead on recycling PET plastic waste - perspective of Hungary's largest beverage bottler

- our leading beverage brands in PET

- strengthening the environmental activities of the group

- Innovation of food grade rPET

-PET recycling market in Hungary, collection rates & infrastructure

-Update on the RecyPET recycling project

RECY-PET Hungary ( Aquarius Buszesz Group)
12:00

Latest trends in PET containers design in Poland & Greater Europe

12:30

Cooling Paradigm Shift : Cooling as integral part of the process

 

12:50

Discussion followed by Lunch

Sponsored by

13:55

Afternoon Chairman's Introduction

Fabrikology International
14:00

Future of Smart Packaging Revolution in a Circular Economy and the Opportunities it Can Present to the PET Packaging Industry

  • The benefits of digital identities packaging from materials sourcing to minimizing food waste, shelf life to recycling

14:30

Isosorbide and its Amazing Application with PET

15:00

Cutting Edge Innovation in Bio-Based MEG from Sugar

15:30

Discussion followed by Afternoon Tea

16:00

Bio-Succinic Acid as a Drop in Alternative to IPA for PET Resins

  • Strategy to accelerate the deployment of our bio-succinic acid technology on a global scale

16:30

Bottle 2 tray - The successful way in rPET thermoforming

Starlinger & Co. Gesellschaft m.b.H.
17:00

Discussion. End of Day 1

18:15

18:15 - 21:30 hrs.

Networking Cocktail Reception for ALL Speakers & Participants

 

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Pictures courtesy from BRC Budapest River Cruise

 

Budapest River Cruise

6.15pm from Marriott Courtyard Hotel - bus 
Drop off: Dock nr. 9, Jászai Mari square 
Cruise 7:00pm-9:00pm dinner and folk dance 
Pick up: 9:00pm from Dock back to hotel

 

Cruise along the majestic river Danube with its UNESCO World Heritage landmark buildings while exploring Budapest

with its wonderful glory, from the deck of a private ship.

 

Enjoy a traditional Hungarian Folk Music & Dance Show.

 

12 Apr, 2018 - Thursday
08:25

Chairman’s Introduction

08:30

Sustainability in the Textiles Industry – From bottle to fibre

09:00

Textile Exchange’s rPET Commitment - Global brands commit to at least 25% by 2020

  • Where will the rPET come from ?
  • Challenges in achieving the target

Fabrikology International
09:30

Revolutionary 'flat' wine bottle made from 100% rPET

10:00

Discussion followed by Morning Coffee

10:30

Update on the Chinese Scrap Plastics Import Ban

  • How will China fill the gap for their domestic demand
  • How will it increase domestic collection volumes and alternative sources ?

CSPA - China Scrap Plastics Association
11:00

Advancing the Recycling of Plastics in Europe & Transitioning Towards a More Circularity Platform for PET

Making plastics circular – engagement of all stakeholders in quality recycling

Recent developments in chemically recycling PET

Plastics Recyclers Europe
11:30

Final Discussion & followed by Lunch

12:25

End of Conference

12 Apr, 2018 - Thursday

Optional Site Visit to Recy-PET

12:35

Leave Hotel ( Courtyard Marriott Budapest city centre )

15:00

Arrive RecyPET Karcag ( Tour for 2 hours )

17:00

Leave RecyPET

19:30

Arrive Courtyard Marriott

DISCLAIMER
It may be necessary for reasons beyond CMT's control to alter the content, timings, dates or venue of an event. CMT will not accept liability for any kind of disruptions or any claims whatsoever and in such circumstances CMT's normal cancellation terms apply.

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Feedstock suppliers (PX/PTA/MEG), PET resin producers & suppliers, Polyester manufacturers, Polymer/ Petrochemical traders, Converters & preform manufacturers, Technology providers, Recycling companies, Bottlers/fillers, Brand owners

Contact Us

Grace Oh
Marketing Manager 
grace@cmtsp.com.sg
(65) 63469147

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