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May 09. 2024

Jarred to present at Masterbatch Europe in Vienna

On Tuesday 14th May, our Director Jarred Evans will be speaking at Masterbatch, Vienna.

Masterbatch is one of the leading events in the plastics industry around the world, bringing together influential parties from across the supply chain to discuss the biggest issues facing the sector.

According to the event organisers, AMI Plastics:

“Europe is the centre of technology and innovation within the masterbatch industry, and provides market-leading raw materials and machinery whilst leading the way in efforts towards sustainability.

This event is the international meeting place for senior leaders and decision makers in the masterbatch industry and offers experts the opportunity to share their views and explore the latest developments, challenges and trends across the sector.”

Jarred’s talk will be about the role of sustainable design in the plastics industry, with a focus on:

  • A real world case study of a design for a leading UK brand exploring the challenges of a truly circular product offer
  • A reflection on the harsh realities, mistakes and practicalities of sustainable design in a commercial world
  • Learnings in design approach to product development and the difficulties in design and material selection.

As well as Sustainability, the key themes of this year’s event are: Technical developments, Material design, Regulations and Industry structure.

If you’re also attending, feel free to reach out to Jarred or us directly.

To learn more about our work within sustainable design, click here.