SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association (Washington, DC) has announced the agenda for its new Re|focus Recycling Summit & Expo and launched an associated event website. In collaboration with its Recycling Committee, SPI has designed the event to assist brand owners and processors in taking their environmental goals from aspirational to operational. The Re|focus Recycling Summit & Expo will take place April 25 to 27, 2016, at the Rosen Shingle Creek conference center and hotel in Orlando, FL.
The summit launches with an evening reception on Monday, April 25. Events during the following two days will include seven concurrent conference tracks devoted to cutting edge recycling technologies; product engineering and design; supply chain management and manufacturing with recycled content; regulatory and compliance issues; industry-specific topics on recycling to recovery and use of recycled content, sustainability challenges and solutions; and global manufacturing trends in recycled content. There will also be two plenary sessions with keynote addresses, and an off-site plant tour is in development.