Supporting Program


Circular Design: how can we overcome the real obstacle for implementing circular design?

30.05.2022 at 15:00 - 15:45

Hall A5 | 317/416 | Forum Waste / Secondary Raw Materials

Language: English

Type: Panel discussion

Lecture Description

In light of a future global agreement on marine litter and plastic pollution, this session will highlight the potential of circular design to prevent environmental pollution. The session will present a guide for improved design of plastic packaging and products, initiating a discussion among a variety of different stakeholders on the obstacles for implementing circular design. The session is to evolve to an open exchange and discussion with the audience, with the aim to draw on the collective knowledge of the attending sector experts to jointly identify circular design solutions.