IdentiPlast Recycling Research Conference


Since 1997, IdentiPlast, the number 1 event in Europe dealing with the recycling and recovery of plastics waste, has established itself a Centre of Excellence where “Best Practices” in the management of plastics waste are exchanged between all relevant stakeholders.

For the past 18 years, IdentiPlast, organised by PlasticsEurope, ACC(1), PWMI(2), EPIC(3) and in partnership with epro(4) has provided the audience with a forum where experience and know-how of identifying, sorting, recycling and recovery of plastics from different waste streams were shared.

((1)American Chemistry Council, (2) Plastic Waste Management Institute , (3)Environment and Plastics Industry Council, (4)European Association of Plastics Recycling)

After London, Madrid, Warsaw and Paris, IdentiPlast will continue its tour in Europe and will head towards its next destination: Rome on 29 and 30 April 2015.

IdentiPlast 2015 will gather leading international experts who will share their knowledge so as toidentify the key drivers to reach a zero plastics waste society and to analyse its role within the circular economy.

The 2015 conference programme will include the following topics:

  • The circular economy in Europe: collection, sorting and recycling of plastics
  • Waste legislation, including an update on implementing measures, at European and global level
  • Flagship initiatives for Zero Plastics to Landfill
  • How to accelerate landfill diversion in Europe?Sharing best practices: from recycling to opportunities for biodegradable plastics
  • Waste management: identification, collection, treatment, sorting
  • Economic and environmental benefits
  • Retailers perspective on the circular economy.


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