PET Sheets & Thermoforms

19-20 Feb, 2018 - Gatwick, UNITED KINGDOM

Crowne Plaza London - Gatwick Airport

19 Feb, 2018 - Monday
08:00

Registration

09:00

Chairman’s Welcome Remarks

09:05

RPET Market Outlook - and issues impacting the market and the UK perspective

  • shortage of flakes
  • impact of the China Plastics Scrap Ban

Ms. Helen McGeough, Senior Consultant
PCI Wood Mackenzie
09:45

Supporting the effective and sustainable use of PET sheets in thermoforming applications

Mr. Paolo Glerean, PET Sheet Sales Director
Aliplast srl
10:20

Discussion followed by Morning Coffee

11:00

What is the thermoforming Industry doing about the circular economy and recovering the many thousands of trays and containers in UK

Bernard Chase, Sector Specialist - Plastics
WRAP
11:40

Sharing our journey on our new fish MAP pack tray in rPET - why rPET, sustainability commitments, consumer response

Helen Nickells, Head of Packaging Development
Young's Seafoods Ltd
12:20

France thermoform packaging market – reaching milestones towards a circular economy

  • innovations, packaging design trends and sustainability issues
  • is bioplastics the answer

Emmanuel Guichard, Secretary General
ELIPSO - The French Plastic & Flexible Packaging Association
12:50

Discussion followed by Lunch

14:10

Recycling black food trays – challenges & progress to date

  • Working with manufacturers, designers & retailers to accelerate innovation

Led by 

Edward Kosior, Managing Director

Nextek

 

Presentations from 

Jeremy Blake, Head of Recycling Assets (Polymers)

Viridor

15:15

Discussion followed by Tea

16:00

Circular economy: a novel enzymatic process to depolymerize all kind of PET, including sheets and thermoforms, back into PTA and MEG

Martin Stephan, Deputy CEO
Carbios S.A.
17:00

Discussion followed by End of Day One

20 Feb, 2018 - Tuesday
09:00

Chairman’s Introduction

09:05

Twin Peaks – Drama in Packaging M&A and what happens next

Mr. Nicholas Mockett, Corporate Financier
Moorgate Capital
09:45

Meeting increasing demand for extended shelf life packaging

  • multi layer sheet for high barrier thermoforming - recycling challenges
  • modified atmosphere packaging for fresh food 

Mr. Paolo Cescutti, Chief Procurement Officer
AMB SRL.
10:20

Discussion followed by Morning Coffee

11:00

Designing for sustainability - our experience with Coop's convenience food packaging

Senior Representative

Quo

11:40

Delivering innovations & sustainable solutions in thermoform packaging

Dr. Helene Roberts, Director of Global Marketing and Innovation
LINPAC Packaging (Klöckner Pentaplast)
12:20

APET Developments, Trends & Sustainability Impacts– A perspective from India

Mr. Rajesh Kumar Gera, AVP Business Development
Reliance Industries Limited
12:50

Final Discussion followed by Lunch. End of Conference.

20 Feb, 2018 - Tuesday

SEPARATELY BOOKABLE

Optional Site Visit to Viridor Rochester PET Recycling Facility

20 February 2018

(13:00 - 18:30 hrs.)

 

 

13:00

Depart Crowne Plaza London - Gatwick Airport for Viridor Rochester

15:00

Tour facility for 2 hours

17:00

Return back to Crowne Plaza London - Gatwick Airport

18:30

Arrive back to hotel

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• Thermoformers • OEM’s • Machinery & Tooling Producers • Film and Sheet Suppliers • Resin Producers • Recyclers • Packaging companies • Supermarket retailers • Brand owners and end users from the food & beverage, home and personal care, medical & pharmaceutical industry

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Grace Oh
Marketing Manager 
grace@cmtsp.com.sg
(65) 63469147

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