Africa PET & Recycling,

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Rescheduled of event Africa PET & Recycling
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  • Exhibitor
  • Promotion Partner
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Confirmed Speakers as at 16 Mar 2020 

  1. Panel Discussion of Brandowners & Major Converter
    Building a sustainable recycling economy for food & beverage packaging waste
    Confirmed Panellists: 
    • Gabriel Opoku-Asare, Head of Society- Africa, Diageo
    • Oluwasoromidayo George, Director Corporate Affairs & Sustainable Business, Ghana & Nigeria, Unilever
    • Manoj Lakhani Chairman, Blow Group of Companies, Bel Aqua/ Bel Beverages

  2. Emerging issues in Africa’s recycled plastics industry 
    • Tackling challenges in data availability across waste value chain
    • Necessitating collective efforts and platforms to journey towards circularity
    • Environmental pressures on ban of plastics
    • Creating domestic demand for recycled plastics

    Improving plastics recycling solution with intelligent mobile solutions
    Genesis Ehimegbe, Founder

    (ii) EGYPT
    Potential for food grade rPET in domestic markets – Challenges & Opportunities
    Ahmed Nabil Commercial & Sustainability Manager

    (iii) GHANA
    Improving quality of PET & HDPE
    Jeffrey Provencal,Founder

    (iv) NIGERIA
    Improving waste plastic collection systems
    Mazi Ukonu, Founder, Recycle Points / President
    Recyclers Association of Nigeria(RAN)

    (v) KENYA
    Collection System and Recycling Infrastructure Situation: A case study on the implementation of the Voluntary EPR model for PET
    • Development and availability of food grade rPET for the domestic market
    Joyce Wanjiru, Country Manager

    Upcycling Post Consumer HDPE & PP Into Virqin Quality Materials
    Walter Jordaan, Director


  4. Sustainability in relationship with bottling companies 
    Senior Representative

  5. Finding new market for hard-to-recycle plastics in Africa 
    Dr Trinity Ama Tagbor Advanced Materials Science Division
    CSIR-Building and Road Research Institute

  6. Reshaping the Plastics Waste industry - Taking the lead from Kenya 
    Keiran Smith, CEO/Co-Founder
    Mr. Green Trading Africa

    Be a Sponsor or Exhibitor!

    This event is an excellent platform to promote your organization to influential players and investors in the industry. Sponsorship opportunities available include Corporate, Exclusive luncheon & Cocktail sponsor.

    Exhibition / catalogue display can be arranged upon request. Contact