2nd Recycled Packaging for Food Contact, Regulatory update, traceability challenges & chemically recycled polyolefins for food contact

02 Dec, 2021 - ONSITE at Novotel Brussels City Centre, VIRTUAL

Novotel Brussels City Centre

About our Event Speakers

We pride ourselves in presenting to you accomplished leaders, authors and advocates with strong track records of achievement and vision in a wide array of backgrounds, professional fields and life experiences. We believe you will benefit from their years of knowledge and experience and also from the latest thinking and innovative processes driving individuals and organizations forward.

Speakers at this Event

Dr. Lionel Spack

Dr. Lionel Spack

Senior Food Contact Materials Expert NQAC EMENA

Nestle Suisse SA

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Dr. Lionel Spack

Dr. Lionel Spack

Senior Food Contact Materials Expert NQAC EMENA

Nestle Suisse SA

AGENDA SESSION

Challenges in assessing supply chain for rPlastics for food contact

Day 1 [Thu 02, December], at 10:55 AM

PROFILE

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Graduated in chemistry in 1989, then a Master in Environmental Sciences from 1989 to 1991. Ph.D in analytical chemistry in the field of Ecotoxicology at the Swiss Federal Polytechnic School of Lausanne.

Scientific collaborator within the Swiss Federal Polytechnic School of Lausanne during 4 years.

He joined Nestlé Research Center in June 1998, working on packaging safety and compliance: project management, analytical method development and set-up of organic chemistry analysis laboratory for packaging chemicals.

From 2007 to 2010, he moved to Nestlé Switzerland for the implementation of the packaging safety and compliance strategy of Nestlé Group.

2011 back to Nestlé Research Center to manage a project on adhesives

Since beginning 2014, Senior Packaging Safety & Compliance Expert for the European Zone

Prof. Edward Kosior

Prof. Edward Kosior

CEO & Founder

Nextek Limited

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Prof. Edward Kosior

Prof. Edward Kosior

CEO & Founder

Nextek Limited

AGENDA SESSION

NextLoopp food grade rPP - achievements, breakthroughs and barriers

Day 1 [Thu 02, December], at 02:00 PM

PROFILE

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Professor Edward Kosior’s expertise in the plastics recycling sector spans 46 years, split between 23 years as an academic and 23 years working in plastic packaging recycling.

 

He has been instrumental in designing numerous modern recycling plants and has achieved a number of patented recycling breakthroughs. He also provides support to organisations such as the Earth Champions Foundation, Plastics Oceans, PEW Foundation Trust on the Project “Stopping Ocean Plastics” and is the founder of NEXTLOOPP, the multi-client project aimed at closing the loop on food-grade PP.

Mari Kylmala

Mari Kylmala

Marketing Manager, Consumer Products, Food and Hygiene

Borealis AG (Corporate HQ)

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Mari Kylmala

Mari Kylmala

Marketing Manager, Consumer Products, Food and Hygiene

Borealis AG (Corporate HQ)

AGENDA SESSION

Chemically recycled polyolefins for food packaging applications

Day 1 [Thu 02, December], at 03:00 PM

PROFILE

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Maarten Stolk

Maarten Stolk

Business Development Manager

Ioniqa Technologies B.V

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Maarten Stolk

Maarten Stolk

Business Development Manager

Ioniqa Technologies B.V

AGENDA SESSION

Recycling hard-to-recycle PET waste to food grade rPET quality

Day 1 [Thu 02, December], at 02:30 PM

PROFILE

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Mr. Wouter Lox

Mr. Wouter Lox

Secretary General

AIJN - European Fruit Juice Association

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Mr. Wouter Lox

Mr. Wouter Lox

Secretary General

AIJN - European Fruit Juice Association

AGENDA SESSION

Keeping food grade rPET material in the circular loop - perspective from the juice industry

Day 1 [Thu 02, December], at 11:25 AM

PROFILE

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Axel Darut

Axel Darut

EU & International Affairs Advisor

CITEO

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Axel Darut

Axel Darut

EU & International Affairs Advisor

CITEO

AGENDA SESSION

3R strategy : how to deal with the political signals for plastics packaging

Day 1 [Thu 02, December], at 10:05 AM

PROFILE

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Axel is currently EU affairs advisor for Citeo, the French Extended Producer Responsability (EPR) organisation for household packaging and graphic papers. Passionate & committed , he is in charge of the European & international strategy and coordinates  the biodiversity strategy and roadmap of Citeo

Rachida Semail

Rachida Semail

Partner

Keller & Heckman LLP

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Rachida Semail

Rachida Semail

Partner

Keller & Heckman LLP

AGENDA SESSION

Regulatory update on Recycled packaging for food contact

Day 1 [Thu 02, December], at 09:05 AM

PROFILE

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Rachida Semail is a partner in the Brussels, Belgium office, affiliated with the Paris bar (France).

Ms. Semail assists clients with food packaging matters, particularly with the establishment of suitable EU status for articles and materials intended for food-contact. She has extensive experience on subject matters not harmonized at the EU level, as is the case in much of the food-contact sector, where mutual recognition is of paramount importance. Ms. Semail’s food law expertise includes enzymes, flavorings, and food additive clearances of particular relevance to active packaging. She has also advised clients on product recalls and other related issues. In addition, she regularly assists clients on clearance, compliance and packaging issues relating to cosmetics, drugs and medical devices.

Prior to joining Keller and Heckman, Ms. Semail worked for a French law firm specializing in EU and French food law. She was an intern with the legal service of the European Commission in Brussels.

Sean Fischer

Sean Fischer

Regulatory Review Scientist, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition

U.S. Food and Drug Administration - FDA

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Sean Fischer

Sean Fischer

Regulatory Review Scientist, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition

U.S. Food and Drug Administration - FDA

AGENDA SESSION

US FDA regulatory update for food contact recycled plastics

Day 1 [Thu 02, December], at 09:35 AM

PROFILE

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