Plastics Circularity Multiplier

Online Conference

14, 15, 16 October 2020

Plastics Circularity Multiplier - Online Conference
14, 15, 16 October 2020 

Programme released, register now!

In the light of the recent developments of the coronavirus (Covid-19) situation, the Plastics Circularity Multiplier conference scheduled to take place on 14 October 2020 in Brussels, has been changed to a virtual conference. Under these difficult circumstances, our consideration must be for the health of everyone involved in the event.

The ‘Plastics Circularity Multiplier’ group invites you to attend its three-day online conference on the 14th - 15th - 16th of October 2020 between 10.00 - 12.30 CET. You can register to each session separately -  free of charge - via the registration buttons below.

The event will bring together policy makers and representatives from the industry who will communicate on a range of EU-funded innovations that aim at bringing plastic materials into the circular economy.
Learn how to create a cross cooperation between EU Projects and boost the European Union's efforts towards a circular economy for plastics.

Location: live webinar with live Q/A session

Participation: Participation is free of charge. Registration required for each session separately, please follow the links below.

Learn how to create cross cooperation between EU Projects and boost the European Union's efforts towards a circular economy for plastics.

14 October 2020 (10:00 – 12:30 CET)
R&D investments and Chemical Recycling
  • Welcome -  Angel Fuentes Mateo, Research Programme Officer at the European Commission

  • Presentation of the Plastics Circularity Multiplier Initiative

  • R&D investments and Chemical Recycling

  • Q/A – Moderator: Maurizio Crippa - Gr3n

 
 
 
15 October 2020  (10:00 – 12:30 CET)
Product design for recycling & Recycled plastic content in products
  • Clustering activities in EU Projects -  Keti Medarova - Bergstrom, Project Advisor at EASME

  • Product design for recycling

  • Recycled plastics content in products

  • Q/A – Moderator: Bernard Merkx - EuPC

 

 
 
 16 October 2020  (10:00 – 12:30 CET)
Collection and sorting of plastic waste & Monitoring of recycled plastics
  • Keynote speech - Connecting the bins: why Plastics Circularity requires us to get off our respective islands - Kim Ragaert, Associate Professor at Ghent University

  • Collection and sorting of plastic waste

  • Monitoring of recycled plastics

  • Q/A - Moderator: Marjan Ranogajec - EuPC

 

 

 

Note: All the people registered initially for the event scheduled for the 14th of October in Brussels will be automatically registered for the live webinar.

We are looking forward to welcoming you to our conference.

 

Contact:
Ms Lilla Mezriczky
Communications Officer
European Plastics Converters (EuPC)
Email: lilla.mezriczky@eupc.org
Tel.:  +32 (0) 2 739 63 86