A key event in the plastics and composites industry
Organized on May 18 and 19, 2022, on the IMT Nord Europe campus in Douai, with the support of the POLYMERIS competitiveness cluster, the POLYVIA union of polymer processors, and the European professional association Plastics Europe, this multi-sectoral congress will address aspects of the circular economy and eco-responsibility in the plastics and composites industry. "These environmental aspects have become unavoidable and must be taken into account in the development of industrial parts made of plastic and composite materials," says Gérard Liraut, President of SFIP.
Conferences, round table, exhibition: testimonies of key European players
Through different sessions, aspects related to decarbonization and life cycle analysis, recycling technologies, waste treatment methods, alternatives to oil with bio-based solutions will be addressed. The visions and approaches adopted by different markets will also be illustrated with concrete examples shedding light on the strategies adopted in the automotive, sports, construction, packaging, textile and electrical/electronic equipment sectors. Common issues will be highlighted with a view to reducing the environmental footprint: eco-design, development of new high-performance and sustainable materials, recyclability, etc.