European Commission to speak at the Plastics Recyclers Annual Meeting 2017

European Commission to speak at the Plastics Recyclers Annual Meeting 2017

15 & 16 June | Plaça Espanya|Barcelona | Check the full programme

Sarah Nelen, Head of Unit of Waste Management & Secondary Materials at DG Environment, is a new confirmed speaker of the conference: Plastics Recycling an important element of circular economy. The role of marketing and product design. Mrs Nelen will share insights on the Plastics Strategy roadmap. 

Brand owners like: Coca-Cola, Danone, H&P, Procter & Gamble and Weleda will speak about their products made with recycled plastics and about their marketing strategies on how to use more recycled material in the future. The conference will focus on importance of plastics recycling in a move towards circular economy and the necessity of developing new end-markets for plastics recyclates.
Check the full programme here.

Among the already confirmed participants there are recyclers, machine manufacturers, raw material producers, public authorities and other organizations.
Please view the list of participants from the previous year here.


The event takes place in 3 weeks' time in Bracelona. Please register as soon as possible as the number of places is limited.


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About Plastics Recyclers Europe

Plastics Recyclers Europe (PRE) is an organization representing the voice of the European plastics recyclers who reprocess plastic waste into high-quality material destined for the production of new articles. Recyclers are important facilitators of the circularity of plastics and the transition towards the circular economy.

Plastics recycling in Europe is a rapidly growing sector representing €3bn in turnover, over 500 companies and over 18.000 employees.

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