KPPC's Calendar of Events

Scrap Tire Markets in a Sustainable Circular Economy @ Hyatt Regency Greenville
Dec 4 – Dec 5 all-day

The Scrap Tire Research and Education Foundation, Inc. (STREF), the U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA) and the South Carolina Department of Commerce are proud to host the 8th Scrap Tire Recycling Conference on December 4-5, 2019 in Greenville, South Carolina.

As the scrap tire industry’s premier market development and emerging trends conference, the 8th Scrap Tire Recycling Conference offers a valuable opportunity for industry leaders, regulators and stakeholders to review key developments in scrap tire management. This year, we will explore emerging trends in circular economy and scrap tires, and explore challenges and opportunities for existing and potential markets for scrap tires including: rubber modified asphalt, micronized rubber powder, tire-derived fuel, civil engineering markets and emerging markets like pyrolysis and devulcanization.

The Scrap Tire Recycling Conference has been the scrap tire industry’s top event for the past decade. Make your plans now to join hundreds of your colleagues in Greenville, SC, to discuss the important scrap tire issues facing the industry.

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Plastics Recycling Conference and Trade Show @ The Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center
Feb 17 – Feb 19 all-day

Where plastics recycling moves forward!

The Plastics Recycling Conference and Trade Show is the focal point for the increasingly complex and international plastics recycling industry. The event, now in its 15th year, brings together plastics reclaimers, equipment manufacturers, brand owners, brokers, government officials and leading sustainability voices from around the globe to deepen connections and push the sector forward. Don’t miss out on the industry event of the year.

The 2020 conference will offer presentations, panel discussions and Q&As featuring leading industry executives, reclaimers and associations. The exhibit hall is expected to include more than 225 booths. The 2019 Plastics Recycling Conference and Trade Show, held last March just outside Washington, D.C., brought together 2,000 attendees from 35 countries and featured more than 200 sponsors and exhibitors.

Take advantage of the opportunity to meet new faces, close deals and hear the information you need to know to keep your business ahead of the rest.

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Sustainability in Packaging Conference @ Palmer House Hilton Hotel Chicago
Mar 11 – Mar 13 all-day

The Sustainability in Packaging Conference is a platform to learn the latest on everything from ROI on sustainability, compostable packaging, packaging design, and transformation in the aluminum packaging industry, find out how to create a package that your customers will love and that is truly sustainable, and develop partnerships with other organizations throughout the supply chain that will benefit your product and your bottom line.

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