The British Plastics Federation has confirmed its support of Plastics Recycling Expo, Europe’s first exhibition and conference dedicated to plastics recycling taking place 18-19 June 2014 at the Telford International Centre, UK.
Roger Baynham BPF Recycling Group Chairman said, "The emergence of the new Plastics Recycling Expo is yet further evidence of a dynamic, innovative, plastics recycling sector in the UK and the BPF Recycling Group and its members are delighted to have been asked to support and participate in the event."
Philip Law, Director General – Designate of the British Plastics Federation added, "Plastics recycling is a key element in the sustainability story for plastics. It really stands out as a particularly vibrant sector compared to the rest of Europe and we are enthusiastic to support this forum as a showcase for the UK’s rapidly growing expertise".
Steve Crowhurst, Managing Director of Crain Communications, organiser of Plastics Recycling Expo commented, "The BPF’s support for Plastics Recycling Expo is a further testament both to the growing importance of plastics in the resource economy and the diversity and momentum of interest we are receiving in Europe’s first exhibition and conference dedicated to plastics recycling. The support of BPF builds on our recently-announced partnership with Plastics Recyclers Europe and the additional backing of RECOUP, WRAP, Smithers Rapra and the LARAC Local Authority Day conference."
Designed specifically for plastics recycling professionals, the two-day Plastics Recycling Expo exhibition and strategic conference will connect brand owners and specialists in design and manufacturing of packaging, automotive, medical and consumer goods sectors with those already involved in plastics recycling, including waste management companies, local authorities, government and companies working in plastic collection, recycling and reuse to do business and discuss the future of plastics recycling.
The Plastics Recycling Expo Conference is set to bring delegates unique insights into the latest trends in plastics recycling and manufacture from leading industry experts. Subjects covered will include the technology and innovation, supply chain developments, overcoming plastics recycling challenges and pricing. Case Studies will look at some of the most successful recent plastics recycling applications across a range of industries. Day one of the conference (June 18th) also includes the LARAC Local Authority Day Conference.
Among exhibitors already confirmed for Plastics Recycling Expo are: UNTHA UK, Boomerang Plastics, Veka Recycling, Impact Air Systems, Cherry Plastics, CK Compounds, Environmental Recycling Technologies (ERT) plc, Set for Trading, Gala Industries, NGR Next Generation Recyclingmachinen GmbH and many more.