RecyclePlast in a Circular Economy,

07-08 May, 2019 - Madrid, SPAIN

Courtyard by Marriott Madrid Princesa

  • Exhibitors
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  • Promotion Partner
    www.recovery-worldwide.com/en
  • Promotion Partner
    www.greenjournal.co.uk
  • Promotion Partner
    https://www.greenmatch.co.uk/solar-energy/solar-panels
  • Promotion Partner
    www.plastech.pl
  • Promotion Partner
    www.polymerbazaar.webs.com
  • Promotion Partner
    www.iranbev.com
  • Promotion Partner
    www.prm-taiwan.com

07 May, 2019 - Tuesday

RecyclePlast in a Circular Economy

08:00

Registration & Morning Coffee

09:00

Chairman’s Introduction

09:05

Improving Markets for Recycled Plastics - Trends, Prospects and Policy Responses

Frithjof Laubinger, Environment and Economy Integration - Environment Directorate

OECD

09:35

The Polyolefin Circular Economy Platform (PCEP) Iniatives in Driving Forward Europe’s Polyolefins Recycling

Venetia Spencer, Secretary General
PCEP

10:05

Development of Post-Consumer Polyolefin Recyclates and New Products in the Area of Circular Polyolefins

Eugenio Longo, Head of Sustainability & Corporate Affairs,
Borealis

10:35

Discussion followed by Morning Coffee

11:05

Increasing the Recycling of Low-Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Film Waste

Senior Representative
SAICA

11:45

Sustainable Furniture from Ocean Plastics

Henrik Holm, Chairman
Wehlers

12:15

CEFLEX’s Progress Towards Developing a Circular Economy for Flexible Packaging

Graham Houlder Project Co-ordinator
CEFLEX (a Circular Economy for Flexible Packaging)
Managing Director
SLOOP Consulting

12:45

Discussion followed by Lunch

14:00

Closing the Loop for Plastic IT Electronic Products and Ink Cartridges

  • Main drivers challenges and key success factors

Toni Gil WW Take Back Ops. Manager SPC
HP Inc.

14:30

Multilayer & Mixed Plastic Recycling Technology Update

Florian Riedl, Head of Business Development Newcycling
APK

15:00

Polystyreneloop: Circular Economy in Action

Carles Ibáñez Brugués, Building and Construction Technical Marketing Expert ICL Group / Coordinator
PSLoop

15:30

Discussion followed by Afternoon Tea

16:00

Commercialisation of Thermochemical Conversion Technology to Convert Hard-to-Recycle Plastics into Fuels & Plastics

Carlos Monreal, CEO
Plastic Energy

16:30

Prism Technology Update - Recovering High Value Materials from Packaging That Currently is Difficult to Sort and Has Low Value or No End Markets

Dr Edward Kosior, Managing Director
Nextek

17:00

End of Discussion. Close of Day One

08 May, 2019 - Wednesday

(Combined Session with 20th GEPET & Recycling)

 

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RecyclePlast in a Circular Economy + 20th GEPET & Recycling

09:00

Chairman’s Remarks

09:05

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

Senior Representative
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

10:35

Discussion followed by Morning Coffee

11:05

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

Lubna Edwards, Global KP FCP Sustainability Director, Food & Consumer Products
Kloeckner Pentaplast

11:45

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 Public Affairs Europe
Coca-Cola European Partners

12:15

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

David McDiarmid, Corporate Relations Director
Princes Food & Drink Group

12:45

Final Discussion followed by Closing Lunch

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