Swiss Plastics Expo

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Swiss Plastics Expo

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The Swiss Plastics Expo is the meeting place for everyone who works with plastics. Thanks to a unique combination of trade fair, symposium and networking, the plastics fair offers an overview of integral solutions for sustainable and efficient production in line with the highest standards.

from Luzern, Switzerland

www.swissplastics-expo.ch

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Swiss Plastics Expo 12. August 2020
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Challenges of plastics & single-use legislation

The provisions of the Circular Economy Package on waste and packaging legislation have an immense impact on the packaging sector across the EU and beyond. In her presentation Kristy-Barbara Lange, European Bioplastics, analyses some of the challenges and suggests integrated development pathways.

Swiss Plastics Expo 22. July 2020
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Why Plastic is Important for a Circular Fashion Industry

In his presentation Ben Levy presents the principles of circular economy that are used in Le Lab’s circular manufacturing platform, ITERATIF. Doing so, he explain how the platform links with the plastic supply chain and shares his vision of the role plastic will play in a circular future.

Swiss Plastics Expo 17. June 2020
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Non-destructive testing of plastics and welded joints

To ensure high-quality and the functionality of your molding pieces, regular testing is necessary. At the Swiss Plastics Expo Dr. Man Xu, TNO, presents a non-destructive testing method that holds significant advantages compared to ultrasonic and x-ray testing.

Swiss Plastics Expo 10. June 2020
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Blockchain and traceability: A perfect match?

Product DNA offers a novel solution in product traceability. At the Swiss Plastics Expo, Robin Cornelius presents the solution and demonstrates why blockchain and traceability are a perfect match to provide consumers with a new shopping experience.

Swiss Plastics Expo 28. April 2020
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Predicting Bio-inspired Surfaces

What do moth eye, gecko leg, lotus leaf and shark skin have in common? All of them have inspired researchers to develop applications with functions that mimic biological processes. At the Swiss Plastics Expo Dr. Lempesis, PICC Fribourg, talks about how nature can even initiate scientific innovation.

Swiss Plastics Expo 28. April 2020
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The fate and transport of micro-plastics

At the Swiss Plastics Expo Dr. Mitrano, Eawag, presents a method that can be used to track plastics with a tracer built into the polymer. This makes it possible to develop a systematic understanding of particulate plastic interactions and processes which drive fate and transport in the environment.

Swiss Plastics Expo 3. March 2020
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Hologram topped cap for more product security

KISICO, a manufacturer of caps and closures, offers an innovative hologram topped cap for more product security. Learn in the presentation of Veronica Savu how the hologram is realised without any additives, inks, or labels thanks to the technology of MORPHOTONIX.

Swiss Plastics Expo 13. February 2020
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Compostable alternatives to plastic & need for traceability

BioApply solutions are compostable and enable the provision of a positive cycle from trade to the composting plant. To increase their transparency towards their customers, BioApply decided to collaborate with Product DNA - a platform that offers a unique solution for product traceability.

Swiss Plastics Expo 13. February 2020
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Accelerating the circular economy through sustainable invest

In her Keynote, Anne-Louise Thon from SDG Invest, addresses why investments in the circular economy are the ultimate sustainable investment. She also talks about the development she has witnessed among companies and investors when it comes to the circular transition.

Swiss Plastics Expo 13. February 2020
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Upstream Innovation for a Circular Economy

In this presentation, Sara Lindeblad Wingstrand presents innovative approaches to achieve a circular economy for plastic packaging. Among others, this includes: New delivery models that eliminate the need for an after-use infrastructure and new delivery models based on reusable packaging.

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About us

At the Swiss Plastics Expo, exhibitors from Switzerland and abroad present practical solutions for high-efficiency, state-of-the-art plastics production. This benefits decision-makers in the sales markets for sectors such as automobile production, construction, electronics, equipment manufacturing, mechanical engineering, medicine and packaging.

Across all these industries, the Swiss Plastics Expo addresses the key issues related to plastics and plastics processing. With the focus on practical applications, a varied range of focus topics highlight the potential of plastic as a material for maintaining competitive edge. For each focus topic, exhibitors offer a wealth of knowledge and inspiration in the form of showcases.

Individual learning is another key feature of the Swiss Plastics Expo. Renowned presenters discuss science, technology and industry at the Innovation Symposium. Numerous keynote speakers and exhibitors offer a general overview of the focus topics, complemented by information about trends and reports on their own experiences.

The next Swiss Plastics Expo will take place from 15 to 17 March 2022