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Plastic Free World Conference & Expo

New Materials Innovations, Technologies & Circular Economy Solutions To End Waste Plastic Plastic Free World Conference & Expo returns in 2020 with another two-day conference and exhibition for businesses looking to reduce their plastic consumption, find and source highly sustainable alternative bio-based materials, and create a more circular economy throughout their supply chain. Following the enormous success of the inaugural 2019 showcase, the 2020 edition will once again bring together sustainability and environmental experts from some of the biggest companies in the world to discuss practical and innovative solutions to tackle the growing plastic pollution crisis.
Event Type:
Conference/Seminar
Date:
Jun. 16-17, 2020
Venue:
Cologne Mess
Location:
Köln , Germany

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New Materials Innovations, Technologies & Circular Economy Solutions To End Waste Plastic


Plastic Free World Conference & Expo returns in 2020 with another two-day conference and exhibition for businesses looking to reduce their plastic consumption, find and source highly sustainable alternative bio-based materials, and create a more circular economy throughout their supply chain. Following the enormous success of the inaugural 2019 showcase, the 2020 edition will once again bring together sustainability and environmental experts from some of the biggest companies in the world to discuss practical and innovative solutions to tackle the growing plastic pollution crisis. The most senior business leaders from key industries including packaging, food and beverage, retail, fashion and textiles, automotive, and aerospace will discuss and debate the latest research, sustainable product design, new manufacturing solutions, recycling and reuse of products and raw materials, as well as the latest and next-generation bio-sourced materials and solutions to create 100% biodegradable, reusable, and compostable products.

Topics Under Discussion 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
Artificial intelligence, robotics and automated learning in waste recycling
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
Big Data and data visualization
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
and moreā€¦