Program
Program
Plastics Recycling World Expo Conference Theater sponsor:

Day 1
November 9, 2022

KEYNOTE
Five innovations that are opening up new opportunities for compounders

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Compounding World Expo Theater One

Applying in-line, real-time ultraviolet-visible spectroscopy for the control of compounding operations

11:40 AM - 12:00 PM

Compounding World Expo Theater One

Beyond the basics: Novel phosphites for better compounds

12:10 PM - 12:30 PM

Compounding World Expo Theater One

Developing advanced polymeric modifiers for enhancing the properties, compatibilization and sustainability of PLA and polyesters

1:40 PM - 2:00 PM

Compounding World Expo Theater One

Developing innovative technologies for recycling multi-layer packaging films into valuable applications

2:10 PM - 2:30 PM

Compounding World Expo Theater One

Selecting the best antimicrobial for masterbatch applications

3:40 PM - 4:00 PM

Compounding World Expo Theater One

Day 2
November 10, 2022

KEYNOTE
What does the future hold for compounders? Analyzing global market trends to identify opportunities and threats

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Compounding World Expo Theater One

Practical tips for producing the perfect plastic pellet

11:40 AM - 12:00 PM

Compounding World Expo Theater One

Flame retardant polyolefin compounds for transparent film and sheet applications with excellent UV stability

12:10 PM - 12:30 PM

Compounding World Expo Theater One

Dynamic particle control: The impact on air quality and fugitive dust accumulation

1:40 PM - 2:00 PM

Compounding World Expo Theater One

Day 1
November 9, 2022

TRAINING SEMINAR
Reactive extrusion: using computer simulation to improve the control of chemical reactions in twin-screw extruders

9:30 AM - 10:15 AM

Compounding World Expo Theater Two

Advances in pneumatic conveying for optimizing process flow

10:30 AM - 10:50 PM

Compounding World Expo Theater Two

Enhancing the properties of recycled polypropylene (PP) resins in injection molding

11:30 AM - 11:50 AM

Compounding World Expo Theater Two

Speakers
Recycling plastics with the twin screw extruder – challenges and solutions for mechanical, advanced and solvent based recycling

12:00 PM - 12:20 PM

Compounding World Expo Theater Two

Implementing innovative additives for reducing die drool and shark skinning in extrusion applications

1:30 PM - 1:50 PM

Compounding World Expo Theater Two

TRAINING SEMINAR
Installation and commissioning of twin-screw extruders

2:30 PM - 3:15 PM

Compounding World Expo Theater Two

Solvent-based recycling: Emerging technology for reclaiming and purifying polyolefins with twin-screw extruders

3:30 PM - 3:50 PM

Compounding World Expo Theater Two

Day 2
November 10, 2022

TRAINING SEMINAR
Understanding gelation for PVC - Why ‘good’ product fails in testing

9:30 AM - 10:15 AM

Compounding World Expo Theater Two

Extrusion system gearboxes: Key inspection and maintenance techniques

10:30 AM - 10:50 AM

Compounding World Expo Theater Two

Investigating the use of innovative micro-pellets to increase extrusion rates and efficiencies

11:30 AM - 11:50 AM

Compounding World Expo Theater Two

How to maximize space, labor, capital and versatility with continuous mixer upgrades

12:00 PM - 12:20 PM

Compounding World Expo Theater Two

Exploring the benefits of combining recycling and compounding in one process step

1:30 PM - 1:50 PM

Compounding World Expo Theater Two

Implementing an innovative additive technology for reducing the carbon footprint of plastics products

3:30 PM - 3:50 PM

Compounding World Expo Theater Two

Day 1
November 9, 2022

KEYNOTE
Analysing global trends in film

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Plastics Extrusion World Expo Theater

INDUSTRY PRESENTATION
Energy efficiency in the plastic industry

11:10 AM - 11:30 AM

Plastics Extrusion World Expo Theater

INDUSTRY PRESENTATION
Master corona treating, roll coverings & electrodes for extrusion film lines

11:40 AM - 12:00 PM

Plastics Extrusion World Expo Theater

INDUSTRY PRESENTATION
To be confirmed

12:10 PM - 12:30 PM

Plastics Extrusion World Expo Theater

INDUSTRY PRESENTATION
What are you risking with outdated controls?

1:40 PM - 2:00 PM

Plastics Extrusion World Expo Theater

INDUSTRY PRESENTATION
Keeping an eye on dimensions: X-ray technology for a continuous quality control during the extrusion of tubes and pipes

2:10 PM - 2:30 PM

Plastics Extrusion World Expo Theater

INDUSTRY DEBATE
The future for pipe extrusion

2:45 PM - 3:30 PM

Plastics Extrusion World Expo Theater

INDUSTRY PRESENTATION
Nanolayer coextrusion enabling high strength and temperature films for ballistic applications

3:40 PM - 4:00 PM

Plastics Extrusion World Expo Theater

INDUSTRY PRESENTATION
To be confirmed

4:10 PM - 4:30 PM

Plastics Extrusion World Expo Theater

Day 2
November 10, 2022

KEYNOTE
Trends and opportunities in flexible packaging

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Plastics Extrusion World Expo Theater

INDUSTRY DEBATE
The future for profile extrusion

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Plastics Extrusion World Expo Theater

INDUSTRY PRESENTATION
Understand the science behind extrusion technology and boost your bottom line

11:10 AM - 11:30 AM

Plastics Extrusion World Expo Theater

INDUSTRY PRESENTATION
Melt pressure measurement options for extrusion

11:40 AM - 12:00 PM

Plastics Extrusion World Expo Theater

INDUSTRY PRESENTATION
Sustainable sensing: measuring pressure with sustainable materials

12:10 PM - 12:30 PM

Plastics Extrusion World Expo Theater

INDUSTRY PRESENTATION
Raw material traceability in storage, conveying & blending systems

1:40 PM - 2:00 PM

Plastics Extrusion World Expo Theater

INDUSTRY PRESENTATION
To be confirmed

2:10 PM - 2:30 PM

Plastics Extrusion World Expo Theater

INDUSTRY DEBATE
The future for polymers in flooring

2:45 PM - 3:30 PM

Plastics Extrusion World Expo Theater

INDUSTRY PRESENTATION
To be confirmed

3:40 PM - 4:00 PM

Plastics Extrusion World Expo Theater

INDUSTRY PRESENTATION
To be confirmed

4:10 PM - 4:30 PM

Plastics Extrusion World Expo Theater

Day 1
November 9, 2022

KEYNOTE
Recycling – a value chain perspective

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Plastics Recycling World Expo Theater

Automatic continuous melt filtration: innovative solutions for a more cost-efficient line and to improve productivity

11:40 AM - 12:00 PM

Plastics Recycling World Expo Theater

New challenges for melt filtration in blown film applications

12:10 PM - 12:30 PM

Plastics Recycling World Expo Theater

Logistics, flexibility, performance: efficient production waste recycling

1:40 PM - 2:00 PM

Plastics Recycling World Expo Theater

Utilizing a granulator for mechanical recycling: case studies and applications specifications

3:40 PM - 4:00 PM

Plastics Recycling World Expo Theater

Plastic additives: mechanical recycling solutions for polyolefins

4:10 PM - 4:30 PM

Plastics Recycling World Expo Theater

Day 2
November 10, 2022

Tailor the properties of your recycled plastics streams using reactive recycling

11:10 AM - 11:30 AM

Plastics Recycling World Expo Theater

Using thermal and rheological techniques to help guide plastic recycling

11:40 AM - 12:00 PM

Plastics Recycling World Expo Theater

Additive innovations to close the recycling loop: non-dust-blends that improve the quality of the recycled material

12:10 PM - 12:30 PM

Plastics Recycling World Expo Theater

Introducing a modular pyrolysis concept to boost decentralized chemical recycling: adding value for local waste treatment facilities and recyclers

1:40 PM - 2:00 PM

Plastics Recycling World Expo Theater

Engineered solutions, water conservation and micro plastic mitigation for plastic recycling factories

2:40 PM - 3:00 PM

Plastics Recycling World Expo Theater

Calcium carbonate for a sustainable future

3:10 PM - 3:30 PM

Plastics Recycling World Expo Theater

How an evolving recycling market has affected size reduction technology

3:40 PM - 4:00 PM

Plastics Recycling World Expo Theater

Day 1
November 9, 2022

Towards the age of sustainable plastics: challenges and opportunities

9:30 AM - 9:50 AM

Polymer Testing World Expo Theater

Automation of dilute solution viscometry brings new analysis capabilities

10:30 AM - 10:50 AM

Polymer Testing World Expo Theater

Evolutions in elastomer testing: expansions in regulatory testing, innovations in predictive test methodology and instrumentation

11:30 AM - 11:50 AM

Polymer Testing World Expo Theater

Exploring the super UV metal halide weathering chamber to rapidly accelerate the material screening test process

2:00 PM - 2:20 PM

Polymer Testing World Expo Theater

Compositional and structural analysis of polymeric materials for battery applications by FTIR spectroscopy

3:00 PM - 3:20 PM

Polymer Testing World Expo Theater

Day 2
November 10, 2022

Optical and x-ray technology uses in the inspection and sorting of polymers

10:30 AM - 10:50 AM

Polymer Testing World Expo Theater

Capillary and rotational rheometers: complementary techniques for measuring rheological properties

11:30 AM - 11:50 AM

Polymer Testing World Expo Theater

Testing method for obtaining IV (Intrinsic Viscosity) of PET using a melt flow indexer

2:00 PM - 2:20 PM

Polymer Testing World Expo Theater