TUESDAY 20TH NOVEMBER, GALLERY ROOM 8

In this session, expert speakers will discuss the latest thinking on plastics, exploring new approaches and initiatives aimed at reducing plastic waste and the move towards a future where packaging design focuses on the use of sustainable, environmentally-friendly alternatives.

Chair: Jane Bevis, Chair, OPRL Ltd

12.45 - 12.55

Why Reduce Reuse Recycle Recover is the right hierarchy

Jane Bevis, Chair, OPRL Ltd

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12.55 - 13.15

The role of supermarkets in reducing plastic waste

Shane Monkman, Senior Buying Manager, Packaging & Operations, Asda

13.15 - 13.35

Pioneering and promoting new eco-friendly solutions

Paul Foulkes-Arellano, Packaging Advisor, A Plastic Planet

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13.35 - 14.05

Panel: creating a sustainable system for plastics 

Mark Hilton, Head of Sustainable Business, Eunomia

Andy Sweetman, Chairman of the BBIA and Sales and Marketing Manager, EMEA, Futamura

Beverley Cornaby, Programme Manager, Policy Team, University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership

14.05 - 14.15

Q&A and close of session

 

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