EU Plastic Packaging Conference

European Plastics Converters (EuPC) presents the 2nd edition of its Plastics Packaging Conference on the 25th September 2018 in Brussels. Save the date to learn more about the implications of the EU Plastics Strategy for plastic packaging in Europe. Join the discussion and get exclusive insights on the industry's way forward after the Plastics Strategy. Representatives from the entire plastics value chain will share their vision for the transition to a more circular economy. 


If you are a journalist or working for the EU Institutions, please contact to participate free of charge.


Draft Programme


09.00-10.00 Registration & Welcome Coffee


10.00-10.10 Introduction, David Baker, Chair EuPC Packaging Division

10.10-10.40 EU Plastics Strategy Update, William Neale, DG Environment, European Commission

10.40-11.10 Eco Design Guidelines, Dr. Isabell Schmidt, IK / Round Table Eco Design of Plastic Packaging


11.10-11.40 Coffee Break


11.40-12.10 Proposal on Single-Use Plastics, Maria Spyraki, Member of the European Parliament
12.10-12.40 Plastic Packaging Recycling - Current Situation & Existing 
Bottlenecks, Mike Baxter, RPC-BPI


12.40-14.00 Lunch Break


14.00-14.30 The Sustainability of Plastic Packaging, Bernd Brandt, Denkstatt
14.30-15.00 Danish Forum for Circular Plastic Packaging, Camilla Haustrup Hermansen, 


15.00-15.30 Coffee Break


15.30-16.00 Borealis’ Solutions for More Sustainable Plastic Packaging, Eugenio Longo, Borealis
16.00-16.10 Closing, David Baker, Chair EuPC Packaging Division


Location: Vleva Conference Room, Avenue de Cortenbergh 71, 1000 Brussels

Time: 10.00 – 16.10



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