As rPET quantities and usage rates in containers increase, questions arise regarding the impact and the sustainability a system that reuses several times the same material.
How much of the material sees several loops ?
What did we learn over the last years?
How will the PET loop behave in the coming years?
What are the key basic elements the industry should strive for to allow safe and qualitative multiple loop recycling ?
Program and Speakers:
14:00 Welcome and introduction Raphaël Jaumotte Petcore Europe
14:10 - 14:30 First Session:
What did the recyclers learn in the US on virgin?
Speakers: Clarence Sequeira – APR (US Association of Plastic Recyclers) & Dr. John Standish
14:30 - 14:50 Second Session:
How can this industry support recyclability on the long term
Speaker: Andrea Smith – Avient - Global Product Manager for PET resin functional additives
14:50 - 15:20
Recycling process and parameters, the do’s and dont’s
Speaker: Andreas Christel – Director R&D at Polymetrix
15:20- 16:00 : Q&A Moderated By Raphaël Jaumotte Petcore Europe