LAST CHANCE TO REGISTER: EuMBC & Aimplas Conference - the compounding encounter

LAST CHANCE TO REGISTER: EuMBC & Aimplas Conference - the compounding encounter

EuMBC and Aimplas invite to their joint free conference on 25-26 October 2017 in Valencia

EuMBC and Aimplas hereby invite to their joint conference on 25-26 October in Valencia. Participation to the event is for free.

Conference delegates will gain an insight into the latest EU regulatory and industry developments for Masterbatchers & Compounders. Topics that will be discussed are among others TiO2, graphene and possibilities in polymeric materials, the Circular Economy Package, Nanomaterials, energy consumption in Co-TSE and maintenance of extruders.

Don't miss this opportunity and join us in Valencia! For the free registration, please click HERE.

25 October: For EuMBC members only

  • 11:00 - 14:30: EuMBC Substance Monitoring Expert Group Meeting
  • 15:00 - 17:00: EuMBC Board Meeting (for Board members only)
  • 17:15 - 18:15: EuMBC General Assembly
  • 19:15: Walking tour through historic centre of Valencia followed by a dinner

26 October: EuMBC & Aimplas Conference

10:00 - 10:30 Registration & Welcome Coffee
10:30 - 10:40 Welcome
10:40 - 11:15

Aimplas visit

11:15 - 11:45

Compounding and industry 4.0
- Luis Roca Blay, Head of Compounding Department, Aimplas

11:45 - 12:15

Update on TiO2 classification
- Marc Cornu, EuMBC President / Ampacet & Patrick de Kort, Regulatory Compliance, Polymer Comply Europe

12:15 - 12:45

Graphene and possibilities in polymeric materials
- Mar Garcia Hernandez, CSIC Spanish National Research Council, Spain: work package leader of the graphene flagship

12:45 - 13:30 Networking Lunch
13:30 - 14:00

Circular Economy Package & public consultation on microplastics
- Silvia Freni Sterrantino, EU Regulatory Affairs Manager, European Plastics Converters (EuPC)

14:00 - 14:45

Chinese Food Contact Standards
- Janice Chan, Key Account Manager and global expert, SGS Hong Kong

14:45 - 15:00 Networking Coffee Break
15:00 - 15:30

Energy consumption in Co-TSE
- Corrado Moneta, Technical Sales Manager, ICMA San Giorgio

15:30 - 16:00

Wearing and maintenance of extruders
- Dirk Zimmermann, General Manager & Issam Amouri, Sales, Extruder Experts





Participation to the event is for free. To register, please fill in the registration form here.


Meeting date & venue

  • Wednesday, 25 October 2017: EuMBC internal meetings
  • Thursday, 26 October 2017, 10:00 - 16:00: EuMBC & Aimplas Conference

AIMPLAS Plastics Technology Centre
Valencia Parque Tecnológico
Calle Gustave Eiffel, 4
46980 Paterna
Valencia, Spain



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We are looking forward to welcoming you.


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About EuMBC

Created in 2001, as a sector group of EuPC and under the original name of ETHIC, EuMBC is today an association of companies which hold manufacturing operations in the EU, EEA and Turkey.

EuMBC represents and defends the interests of the European compounds and masterbatch producers vis-à-vis the European institutions and other professional organisations. It is particularly active in all fields related to the plastics industry (e.g. REACH, Food Contact or new technologies).

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