Conference Agenda

March 4, 2015: Polyester Forum
08.00 a.m.  Registration / Check in
09.00 a.m.  Welcoming speech / Opening
Dr. Ulrich K. Thiele, Dr. Thiele Polyester Technology
09.10 a.m.  2015 – Possibly a problem year for PET Recycling in West Europe
David Swift, PCI PET Packaging Resin & Recycling Ltd.
09.30 a.m.  Closed PET-Bottle-Cycle - Desire or Reality
Dr. Martina Lehmann, MAKSC GmbH
09.50 a.m.  Innovation in the PET Recycling Chain
Andreas Christel, Buehler Thermal Processes AG
10.10 a.m.  Coffee Break
10.40 a.m.  Reliable & economical pelletizing solutions for all PET recycling technologies
Andreas Vömel , Automatik Plastics Machinery GmbH
11.00 a.m.  More economic and energy efficiency in the production of PET-Flakes out of waste bottles
Werner Herbold, Herbold Meckesheim GmbH
11.20 a.m.  Pushing the limits of extrusion – customized melt properties with the MRS technology
Dirk Nissen, Gneuss Kunststofftechnik GmbH
11.40 a.m.  Processing of PET on the Co-rotating Twin Screw Extruders ZSK Mc18
Sabine Schoenfeld, Coperion GmbH
12.00 a.m.  Lunch Break
01.30 p.m.  Flakes to Resin - FTR® - An efficient recycling technology for PET producers
Dr. Meinolf Kersting, Uhde Inventa-Fischer GmbH
01.50 p.m.  Sorting Solutions for PET Recycling
Michael Perl, SeSoTec GmbH
02.10 p.m.  R-PET fibers for Nonwovens
Erwin Glawion, Truetzschler Nonwovens & Man-Made Fibers GmbH
02.30 p.m.  Latest Developments on Bottle-To-Fiber Processes
Dr. Wolfgang Ernst, BB Engineering GmbH
02.50 p.m.  Coffee Break
03.20 p.m.  EverPET® - The chemical recycling technology
Dr. Dirk Karasiak, Aquafil Engineering GmbH
03.40 p.m.  Laser Spectroscopy – The highest sorting efficiency for PET recycling processes
Jan Meyer, Unisensor Sensorsysteme GmbH
04.00 p.m.  MOBY: Solid State Polycondensation Plants for PET Using Infrared Radiations and Vacuum
Christian Schiavolin, SB Plastics Machinery
04.20 p.m.  Summary
04.40 p.m.  End

March 3, 2015: Gneuss Open House
02.00 p.m. - 07.00 p.m.  PET Recycling Demonstration
including PET thermoforming sheet manufacture and
recycling (pelletising) from industrial waste
08.00 p.m.  „Get together“ Dinner, "Kleiner Kursaal", Kaiserpalais / G.O.P. Bad Oeynhausen