4th Plastics Update Edition

The 4th Edition of the Plastics Update Conference organized by the Plastics Innovation Competence Center (PICC) in Fribourg (CH) looks forward into the future on what can be done today to address the challenges of a circular plastics economy.

In 2019 the EU has published directives on the strategy for plastics in a circular economy accompanied by a set of action plans to develop a sustainable European industry.

The Plastics Innovation Competence Center (PICC) invites you to attend the Plastics Update 2019 Conference: Plastics for a Circular Economy.

International speakers are highlighting the main ambitions of the EU strategy and present implementable actions to address the challenges for realizing a sustainable circular economy for plastics. 

Three topics are expanded upon: 

Design for Recycle, 

- Biomass-based Plastics, 

- Innovative Plastics.

The presented thematic and topical subjects form an integral part of all research and innovation that leads towards a system thinking approach for making a nature-inspired circular economy possible. 

The 4th Plastics Update Conference informs on state-of-the-art thinking and proposes technology that can make a difference to transform industry and engage ensuring humanity can continue to enjoy the benefits of planet and plastics in a sustainable way.

Programme, Speakers and registration : here

Flyer Plastics update 2019 A5 impression.pdf