|Conference Programme Overview

Day One, 10th April 2019

PLASTICS RECYCLING LANDSCAPE: DEVELOPMENTS AND TRENDS

This session will be an outlook of the current state of the affairs of the European industry in respect to the legislative landscape including an update of the Plastics Strategy, plastics recycling figures in Europe, as well as initiatives on fighting marine litter.

Daniel Stricker, Head of Market Research, Editor-in-Chief, KI Group

Other speakers TBC


MATERIAL FOCUS SESSION

The material focus session at PRSE will focus on the challenges, most pressing issues and opportunities lying within the mechanical recycling sector. Each session will be dedicated to a specific waste stream

PET RECYCLING
Chaired by:
Casper van den Dungen, Vice President and PET WG Chairman, Plastics Recyclers Europe

Wolfgang Ringel, Senior Vice President Governmental Affairs, Tomra Systems ASA

Other Speakers TBC


PVC RECYCLING
Chaired by:
Franck Seité, Board Member & PVC WG Chairman, Plastics Recyclers Europe

Patrick de Kort, Regulatory Affairs Manager, Plastics Recyclers Europe

Other Speakers TBC


TECHNICAL PLASTICS RECYCLING

Chaired by: Arjen Wittekoek, Coolrec

Jannnick Sercu, Marketing Director, Galloo Plastics

Tanya Bakker, Programme Manager Environmental Policy, OCE (Océ-Technologies B.V)

Patrick de Kort, Regulatory Affairs Manager, Plastics Recyclers Europe


Day Two, 11th April 2019

TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION AND DESIGN FOR RECYCLING

This session will focus on design for recycling and technological developments in collection, sorting, shredding, washing, extrusion and plastics conversion.

Gilonne Traub, Senior Research Analyst, New Plastics Economy, Ellen MacArthur Foundation

Andreas Kißler, FDU-Manager, Haidlmair GmbH

Gian De Belder, Principal Scientist - Packaging R&D, Procter & Gamble



POLYOLEFINS FOCUS SESSION

This session will investigate the state of affairs of the polyolefins waste stream recycling including high and low polyethylene, as well as mixed plastics.

LDPE RECYCLING
Chaired by:
Ton Emans, President & LDPE WG Chairman, Plastics Recyclers Europe

Karlheinz Hausmann, Global TS&D Fellow, Dow Europe GmbH

Bernard Le Moine, President, APE Europe

Clemens Pues, Sales Director, Tönsmeier Wertstoffe GmbH & Co. KG


HDPE RECYCLING
Chaired by:
Herbert Snell, Board Member & HDPE/PP WG Chairman, Plastics Recyclers Europe

Fabrizio Di Gregorio, Technical Manager, Plastics Recyclers Europe

Leopold Thorsten, Head of International Packaging Development Home Care, Henkel AG & Co. KGaA

Frank Welle, Business Development Manager, Fraunhofer Institute for Process Engineering and Packaging IVV


POTS, TRAYS AND TUBS RECYCLING
Chaired by:
Werner Kruschitz, Board Member & PTTs WG Chairman, Plastics Recyclers Europe

Markus Helftewes, General Manager, DSD

Jean Henin, CEO, Pellenc ST




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