20th GEPET & Recycling,

08-09 May, 2019 - Madrid, SPAIN

Courtyard by Marriott Madrid Princesa

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08 May, 2019 - Wednesday

08:00

Registration & Morning Coffee

08:50

Chairman’s Remarks

09:00

Keynote Speech

Evolving Extended Producers Responsibility - Making the Economics Work for the Future

  • Latest status of regulatory developments around packaging, including EPR and how producers need to make this work
  • Overview of the boundary conditions of the sector from the perspective of producers
Hans Van Bochove
Chairman, EUROPEN
Vice-President European Public Affairs
Coca-Cola European Partners plc (CCEP)

09:45

KP’s Positive Plastic Pledge - How to Build a Sustainable Future Using the Valuable Benefits of Plastics Responsibly

10:15

Playing Our Part in Plastics Recycling and Engaging with Consumers and the Recycling Industry – Princes Food & Drink Group

10:45

Discussion followed by Morning Coffee

11:15

Sharing of Good Practices & Plastic Recycling Initiatives Across Europe

Update on support and investments in collection, sorting and recycling infrastructures

  • Amount of plastics waste being collected and how much are currently plastic materials being recycled
    - Do we have sufficient capacity to recycle all mixed plastic collected 
    - New end destinations for waste plastics
    - Secondary plastic market

i) Spain

 

Alberto Caldeiro Jimenez, Manager - Recycling & Collection Dept

ECOEMBES

ii) United Kingdom

  • Recovered plastic end markets: An update on challenges and the future opportunity
    - How have things changed since China introduced its ban/restrictions
    - How much plastic packaging arises in the UK and how much is collected
    - What capacity there is in the UK and new/existing end markets for recovered plastic

Peter Sainsbury, Economist
The Waste & Resources Action Program (WRAP), UK

 

iii) Norway

  • The Norwegian Solution of Deposit Refund System & the National Regulations

Kjell Olav A. Maldum Managing Director
Infinitum AS

12:15

PET Recycler Perspective on the Ever More Importance of rPET in the Different Segment of the Packaging Markets

Fabrizio Tassinari, General Manager

CIER Srl - Italian Society of Ecology and Recycling

12:45

Discussion followed by Lunch

13:45

European Market PET Situation and Future Trends with Import Analysis

Francesco Zanchi, CEO

GSI Global Service International

14:15

PX-PTA Developments - the Major Driver of Change and its Effect on Global PET Economics

  • Meeting Europe's requirements for PX
  • Upstream developments in Asia and the impact on Europe
  • What is the outlook for supply/demand in Europe?

Stewart Hardy, Senior Consultant, Petrochemical Market Dynamics

Nexant

14:45

Innovating to Embrace the Circular Economy

15:15

PET Recycling Liquid State Polycondensation – Effectiveness and Application Opportunities

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Patrick Steinwendner, Head of Product Management

NGR - Next Generation Recyclingmaschinen GmbH

15:35

Topic to be advised

Mr. Christoph Niederhuber, Head of Sales & Marketing

Viscotec

16:00

Discussion followed by Afternoon Tea

16:20

Developing the 100% rPET Water Bottle

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  • What we learned about what consumers expect from modern brands, how this fits with general trends
  • How we managed to convince our partners and producers to join the RPET journey with us
  • The technicalities in the implementation
  • Wrapping up, what impact and feedback we had with share so far by switching to 100% RPET and what challenges remain to be addressed

Iris Braun, Co-Founder

share GmbH

16:50

FreshSafe-PET: Premium Product Protection with Fully Bottle-to-Bottle Recyclability

17:15

Growth Outlook of PET Plastic Kegs - Moving Forward with Circularity and Our Challenge

17:45

End of Discussion. Close of Day One

18:30


18:30 - 20:30 hrs. Networking Cocktail Reception
for all Speakers & Participants

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09 May, 2019 - Thursday

08:00

Chairman’s Remarks

08:05

Global PET Bottle Market - Key Trends & Opportunities

08:30

Circular Economy Along the PET Packaging Value Chain: Actual Developments from Resin Production to White Bottle Recycling

09:00

Indorama's New European Strategy Post the Invista Europe Acquisition

09:20

Developing a Separate Recycling Stream for PET-Based Trays - Recent Developments

09:50

100% Fully Recyclable Oxygen Barrier PET Container

10:15

Discussion followed by Morning Coffee

10:40

Future Impact of the Emerging Chemical Recycling Technologies on the European PET and rPET Value Chain

11:00

Biosuccinium - a Renewable Approach towards a Circular PET Industry

Lawrence Theunissen, ?Global Director Applications

Reverdia

11:25

Optimising rPET Content for Brandowners

11:50

PET Chemical Recycling Technology from Japan

12:20

XTREME ReNEW , the world's first integrated system for the production of food grade preforms containing 100% of recycled PET from flakes

12:50

Final Discussion. End of Conference

13:00

Closing Lunch

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