Plastic Waste Free World Conference covers a wide range of topics designed to help your business reduce your plastic footprint. 

 

 

3 CONFERENCE TRACKS TAKING PLACE SIMULTANEOUSLY

  • One conference pass gives you access to all conference sessions and tracks

  • Gain access to all the post-event proceedings

  • Conference ticket includes drinks, lunch, tea, coffee, and refreshments throughout the conference

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Taking a Holistic Approach to Tacking Plastic Waste & Creating a Circular Economy

Topics discussed in the conference will include:

  • Eliminating single-use plastics throughout the supply chain
  • Government regulations
  • Reducing unnecessary plastics
  • How to go plastic-free
  • Improving recyclability of products and packaging
  • Bio-based materials
  • Marine/aquatic clean-up technologies
  • Chemical recycling and waste-to-X
  • Blockchain
  • Best practice in deposit refund schemes
  • Biocomposites
  • Bio-based feedstocks
  • Sustainable materials
  • Environmentally friendly fibres
  • Plastic substitutes
  • Biodegradability testing
  • Compostability testing
  • Recyclability testing
  • Extended Producer Responsibility
  • Microplastics
  • The business case for sustainable products
  • Opportunities from capturing the material value of plastics
  • Upcycling
  • Bioplastics
  • Increased use of recycled materials
  • New manufacturing solutions
  • 100% biodegradable polymers
  • Circular economy principles to address plastic pollution
  • International perspectives on plastic waste management
  • Industry 4.0 and the waste sector
  • Big Data and data visualization
  • Artificial intelligence, robotics and automated learning in waste recycling

and more…

Track 1: Closing the Loop on Plastic Waste

  • Standards, regulation, and future policy

  • Creating a circular economy for plastics

  • Innovative plastic recycling solutions, chemical recycling, upcycling

  • Take back schemes, traceability, EPR

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Track 2: Plastic Waste-Free Packaging

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  • Standards, regulation, and future policy

  • Designing for zero waste

  • Material innovations

  • Recyclability assessment, testing, certification

  • Biodegradable solutions

  • Consumer engagement

Track 3: Sustainable Materials & Manufacturing Solutions

  • Bio-based materials and bio-based chemicals

  • Creating and implementing a sustainability strategy

  • Lowering carbon emissions

  • Recycled materials

  • Bio-based raw materials

  • Resins, adhesives, coatings

  • Raw material supply chains

  • Sustainable manufacturing solutions

  • Impacts of new materials on recyclability

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