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The Greener Manufacturing Show Conference 2022

The Greener Manufacturing Show brings together more than 400 sustainability leaders from a wide range of industrial sectors to explore in-depth the latest industry innovations, market trends, regulatory updates, optimizing manufacturing processes, and showcasing the latest R&D in green materials, green chemicals and greener manufacturing facilities of the future. Three dedicated conference tracks will target sustainability priority areas for manufacturing companies, including: new innovations in sustainable materials, new greener chemicals, targeting net-zero operations, and tackling waste plastic and other valuable resources. Delegates will have access to all 3 conference streams as well as post-conference proceedings.


Topics discussed in the conference will include:

  • Eliminating single-use plastics throughout the supply chain
  • Government regulations
  • Improving recyclability of products and packaging
  • Bio-based materials
  • Chemical recycling and waste-to-X
  • Blockchain and reverse logistics
  • Best practice in deposit refund schemes
  • Biocomposites
  • Bio-based feedstocks
  • Sustainable materials
  • Environmentally friendly fibres
  • Biodegradability testing
  • Compostability testing
  • Recyclability testing
  • Extended Producer Responsibility
  • The business case for sustainable products
  • Opportunities from capturing the material value of plastics
  • Upcycling
  • New manufacturing solutions
  • Circular economy solutions 
  • Extended producer responsibility
  • Targeting Net Zero
  • Industry 4.0 and the waste sector
  • Big Data and data visualization
  • Artificial intelligence, robotics and automated learning in waste recycling

and more…

Track 1 (2022): Closing the Loop on Plastic Waste

  • Standards, regulation, and future policy

  • Creating a circular economy for plastics

  • Innovative plastic recycling solutions, chemical recycling, upcycling

  • Take back schemes, traceability, EPR


Track 2 (2022): Plastic Waste-Free Packaging

  • Standards, regulation, and future policy

  • Designing for zero waste

  • Material innovations

  • Recyclability assessment, testing, certification

  • Biodegradable solutions

  • Consumer engagement

Track 3 (2022): Sustainable Materials & Manufacturing Solutions

  • Bio-based materials and bio-based chemicals

  • Creating and implementing a sustainability strategy

  • Lowering carbon emissions

  • Recycled materials

  • Bio-based raw materials

  • Resins, adhesives, coatings

  • Raw material supply chains

  • Sustainable manufacturing solutions

  • Impacts of new materials on recyclability