Program
Program

Plastics Recycling World Expo Conference Theater sponsor:

Compounding World Expo Conference Theater two 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

Multi-functional stabilizer for nylon compounding – less is more!

11:10 AM - 11:30 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

Using glass-based functional fillers to substantially reduce warpage

4:10 PM - 4:30 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

Analyzing the use of additives to control the intrinsic viscosity of PET that is recycled multiple times

11:10 AM - 11:30 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

Discussing the future of biocomposites in lightweight automotive parts and single-use applications
CUSTOM COMPOUNDING AND BIO-COMPOSITES FOR A LOWER CARBON FOOTPRINT

2:10 PM - 2:30 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

Testing the performance and sustainability of innovative concentrates containing 90%+ additives

11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

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

Using SAN processing aids for PVC as an alternative to MMA-based additives

2:00 PM - 2:20 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

Delivering value to plastic processors with innovative titanium dioxide pigments

11:00 AM - 11:20 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

2:00 PM - 2:20 PM

Compounding World Expo Theater Two

Using a planetary roller extruder as a heat exchanger to control thermal energy exchange and mechanical energy input

2:30 PM - 2:50 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
Selecting nylons for extruded profiles, monofilaments and films used in demanding applications

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

Saving money while improving process repeatability and product quality
INDUSTRY PRESENTATION

2:40 PM - 3:00 PM

Plastics Extrusion World Expo Theater

Screen changers and melt filtration technology
INDUSTRY PRESENTATION

3:10 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

Day 2
November 10, 2022

KEYNOTE
Trends and opportunities in flexible packaging

9:30 AM - 10:00 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
A holistic approach to optimizing extrusion for circularity-how the blending of digitization, efficient production and circular economy concepts are bringing us closer to sustainability goals

2:10 PM - 2:30 PM

Plastics Extrusion World Expo Theater

INDUSTRY PRESENTATION
Core saving and cutting machines and core stripper machines- how to cut and save cores and how to recycle end reels in two simple steps

3:40 PM - 4:00 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

Advanced recycling: putting circularity into circulation

11:10 AM - 11:30 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

Best practices for plastics operations that process recycled materials

2:10 PM - 2:30 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

Day 2
November 10, 2022

Plastic additives: mechanical recycling solutions for polyolefins

9:40 AM - 10:00 AM

Plastics Recycling World Expo Theater

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

Optimizing pellet quality from post-consumer input

2:10 PM - 2:30 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

Direct measurement of intrinsic viscosity using an automated viscometer

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

Automation for plastics development

12:00 PM - 12:20 PM

Polymer Testing World Expo Theater

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

2:30 PM - 2:50 PM

Polymer Testing World Expo Theater

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

3:30 PM - 3:50 PM

Polymer Testing World Expo Theater

Day 2
November 10, 2022

Criticality of heat and shear stability testing for processing recycled polymers

9:30 AM - 9:50 AM

Polymer Testing World Expo Theater

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

Carbonized soybean hull as a filler to replace carbon black

1:30 PM - 1:50 PM

Polymer Testing World Expo Theater

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

2:30 PM - 2:50 PM

Polymer Testing World Expo Theater