Seminar Prosperkolleg: EU Circular Economy Action Plan on Plastics

Online | 5th of May 2022

The Virtual Research Network Circular Value Creation NRW invites researchers and those interested in the circular economy (circular value creation) to a web seminar every first Thursday of the month at 15.00 (CET)to listen to exciting lectures on circular topics and exchange ideas with speakers in open discussion groups.

The topic for this month is: “The EU Circular Economy Action Plans on Plastics.


For more information and registration, here.


Program Rundown

15.00: Welcoming and introductory words from the Prosperkolleg, by Paul Szabo-Müller

15.15: Use of recycled materials in plastics processing, by Michael Tesch, Lüdenscheid Plastics Institute

15.45: Plastics in the circular economy of today and tomorrow, by dr. Manfred Renner, Fraunhofer UMSICHT

16.15: The Circular Economy Strategy of Covestro AG, by dr. Stefanie Eiden, Covestro AG

16.45: Discussion, further information, and farewell

Moderation: Paul Szabo-Müller and Julian Mast