AMI's 2nd international conference on Green Chemistry in the polymer industry was held in the Maritim Hotel, Cologne from the 19-21 March 2013. The conference opened with a networking cocktail reception followed by 2 days of conference sessions on the overview of the market, synthesis, case studies, polymers and feedstocks from CO2 and next generation bio-based materials.
The Green Polymer Chemistry conference provided an ideal forum for todays market, as with limited petroleum resources which take approx. 150 million years to replace, alternatives must be found to ensure a viable long-term future. Green Polymer Chemistry 2013 was used as an ideal location to examine the latest developments in producing conventional polymers from sustainable sources including plants, waste and CO2.
The conference brought together agricultural specialists, biotechnology experts, biochemists, the chemical and polymer industries, brand owners, market consultants and investors with the to understand the market opportunities and to find economic routes to sustainable polymer synthesis.
Green Polymer Chemistry 2013 offered an excellent networking and sourcing opportunity for environment and sustainability managers, business development and innovation professionals, chemical engineers, plastics manufacturers, researchers, and suppliers to the industry to debate sustainable solutions to the polymer industry supply challenges.
The Green Polymer Chemistry 2014 conference dates have now been announced. Please visit the conference website here http://amiplastics.com/events/Event.aspx?code=C564&sec=3717
The conference proceedings for Green Polymer Chemistry 2013 are now available for sale. Please follow the link below.
Green Polymer Chemistry 2013 conference proceedings