Chemical Recycling Europe (ChemRecEurope) has brought together the chemical recycling industry in Europe to tackle the problem of plastic waste. This presentation will cover a background of ChemRecEurope and more about the plastic waste situation in Europe as a whole, as well as some key policy opportunities and challenges.Continue reading “Chemical Recycling Europe and the European Plastic Waste Landscape”
In the transition from linear fossil based to circular renewable economy, new value chains will develop connecting end-off life products (formerly known as waste) to chemical feedstock (productions).
Challenges, options and considerations and some technology developments.
Decarbonization and circular economy – the two megatrends – are reshaping the European petrochemicals and plastics Industry. The presentation will share insights on how these two megatrends are influencing and reshaping the European and Dutch petrochemicals and plastics industries. The insights have significant relevance for the Dutch chemical clusters. The talk will share the 2030 scenarios on plastics production and consumption flows in the Netherlands with potential opportunities, risks, and scale of different recycling technologies – mechanical, pyrolysis, gasification, dissolution, etc.Continue reading “Circular Plastics – Options, Threats and Opportunities for the European Petrochemicals and Plastics Industry”