Plastic Packaging and the EU Plastics Strategy - 25.09.2018

Plastic Packaging and the EU Plastics Strategy - 25.09.2018

EuPC will host its second conference on Plastic Packaging on the 25th September in Brussels

Save the date to learn more about the implications of the EU Plastics Strategy for plastic packaging in Europe. Amongst others, presentations will be made by the European Commission, the European Parliament, Pluspack, Borealis and the Round Table Eco Design of Plastic Packaging. 

If you are a journalist or working for the European Institutions, please contact us by mail to participate free of charge.

Registration and more information at

Draft Programme

09.00-10.00 Registration & Welcome Coffee

10.00-10.10 Introduction, David Baker (RPC), Chair EuPC Packaging Division

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

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

11.10-11.40 Coffee Break

11.40-12.10 Single-Use Plastics, Member of the European Parliament tbc

12.10-12.40 Tray to Tray Recycling, 4Pet

12.40-13.40 Lunch Break

13.40-14.10 Value Chain Collaboration for More Circularity, tbc

14.10-14.40 A retailer’s Vision Towards More Circularity, Auchan tbc

14.40-15.10 Danish Forum for Circular Plastic Packaging, Camilla Haustrup Hermansen, Pluspack

15.10-15.40 Coffee Break

15.40-16.10 Borealis’ Solutions for More Sustainable Plastic Packaging, Eugenio Longo, Borealis

16.10-16.20 Closing, David Baker, Chair EuPC Packaging Division


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

Time: 10.00 – 16.30

EuPC thanks its Media Partners KI Kunstoff Information and Plastics Information Europe

About European Plastics Converters

EuPC is the EU-level Trade Association, based in Brussels, representing European Plastics Converters. Plastics converters (sometimes called "Processors") are the heart of the plastics industry. They manufacture plastics semi-finished and finished products for an extremely wide range of industrial and consumer markets - the automotive electrical and electronicpackaging, construction and healthcare industries, to name but a few.


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