APIP – Associação Portuguesa da Indústria de Plásticos and Instituto Superior Técnico hereby invite you to participate in the Workshop "Circularity for Alternative Raw Materials", as part of the R&DT Mobilizing Project Better Plastics: Plastics in a Circular Economy, which will take place on the 29th of May, starting at 9:45 am, in the Abreu Faro auditorium of the Instituto Superior Técnico, in Lisbon.
Participation is free, but subject to registration, which can be done here:
09:15 | registration
09:45 | Opening
09:55 | Bruno Silva - Better Plastics Project: Framework
10:15 ! FCT-UNL – Cristiana Torres, "From grape waste to mcl-PHA"
10:35 | PIEP – Renato Reis, "Valuation of lignin to produce green carbon fiber"
10:55 | IST – Rui Galhano dos Santos, – "Renewable raw materials for the production of more sustainable polymers"
11:15 | coffee break
11:45 | Panel "Promoting sustainability through circular economy: For a greener future"
12:45 | closure
13:00 | Lunch
The BETTER PLASTICS Project: Plastics in a Circular Economy, is an initiative of APIP – Associação Portuguesa da Indústria de Plásticos, which has the company VIZELPAS as leader of the Consortium, and constitutes a strategic project that reinforces research, technological development and innovation in the plastics sector towards an economy that seeks to be increasingly circular. Please note that this project is co-financed by COMPETE 2020, Portugal 2020 and the European Union, through the European Regional Development Fund. It brings together practically the entire value chain at national level, in a total of 25 entities, including technology centers and universities.
We count on your presence!