Since 2018, when the EU adopted the strategy for plastics, a lot has happened in the EU and globally. We are now facing several new
The plastics industry is facing an exciting transition with the goal of becoming both circular and bio-based. The fossil raw materials will be replaced by
The Swedish Environmental Protection Agency runs the National Plastics Coordination. Åsa will share how they see the process moving forward to promote a transition to
The subcontractor barometer – How are the subcontractors doing in times of crisis and what opportunities do they see going forward?
Sanna Arnfjorden Wadström, CEO at Sinf, gives a talk about the latest Subcontractor barometer with concrete figures on how the subcontractors are doing. What do
In this fast-paced but informative and inspirational presentation you will learn about no less than 34 new plastic materials from many different suppliers. All the
BioLyftet is a training course meant to increase knowledge and increase the use of bio-based and recycled materials. After the training, the company must have
During this lunch, hosted by Erik Moth-Müller, you can explore moulded samples of 34 different materials. The lunch is free for members of the Danish
Edvard will give a brief overview of a type of bio-based and biodegradable polymer called Polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA). In particular, he will focus on a type
In order to understand the challenges of the future linked to those who work in the plastic and rubber manufacturing industry, it’s valuable to clarify
There is one key topic that ‘towers’ above everything else right now – the forthcoming European Commission-sponsored Packaging and Packaging Waste Regulation
The PPWR will be the biggest change and influence on the European market for packaging since the original PPWD was introduced in 1993. The PPWR
We need sound information in order to make wise choices, so I read over 3000 scientific articles and life cycle analyses to fact-check what we
Future outlook: Sustainable transformation from the inside of the Plastic, Recycling and Chemical industry
Amit Paul CEO of Paxymer, advisor for SORPA Plastic collection in Iceland, Trifilon biocomposites and steering committee member of Svensk Plast is deeply involved at
– A session with examples from Sweden and Denmark in regard to the new regulation on producer responsibility for packaging and the EU’s plastics directive.
The paper encompasses the latest developments in additive solutions which improve the quality of recyclates and recyclability. Additives are an inherent part of plastics in
The global rubber industry is very much in its infancy with regards to the development of solutions that offer sustainability benefits. Rubber can deliver outstanding
Are there too few facts and too many opinions about plastic? Are bioplastics the solution to the plastic issue?
Plastic is currently a vulnerable material group. This applies not least to plastic as a packaging material, which has been given the status of being
In the EU plastic strategy, standardization has been identified as an important tool to accelerate the transition from linear to the circular economy. Currently, the
Listen to Fredrik Bergfeldt, operational manager of the National Center for Sustainable Plastics. RISE offers unique and broad competence in sustainable plastic production and has