The Plastics Recycling World Expo is a must-attend event, here's why.

The Plastics Recycling World Expo will provide the opportunity to meet leading suppliers to plastics recyclers offering the full range of sorting, washing, size reduction and recycling equipment as well as materials, additives, and relevant services.

Why you should visit:

  • Source new systems, technologies and solutions from 200+ exhibitors
  • Network with other stakeholders within your industry 
  • Increase your technical knowledge through training seminars, business debates, and industry panels
  • Take advantage of the venue’s central location with Germany's industrial heartland
  • Put your questions to the experts in a face-to-face environment
  • Stay up-to-date with new challenges and opportunities within the plastics recycling industry

Located in the heart of Essen

The Plastics Recycling World Expo benefits from the MESSE ESSEN's modern exhibition halls, excellent access, plentiful on-site car parking, and a range of hotels within short walking distance.

Conveniently located in the heart of German’s Ruhr Valley, Essen is readily accessible by car and public transport from major industrial hubs in Germany, Benelux, France and beyond. In addition, it is just a 20-minute drive from Düsseldorf airport. Making the same journey by train takes under 60 minutes and costs less than €10.

2021 Exhibitors

2021 Speakers

Tom Hesselink
Partner Strategy - Deal and Growth

Tom is partner at KPMG Global Strategy Group in the Netherlands, and has over 15 years of experience as a strategy consultant in a wide range of strategy engagements including growth strategies, commercial due diligences and business planning. He is highly interested in and has significant expertise in the field of renewable materials and circularity, more specifically in plastic and plastic recycling. Tom has worked on strategy development, greenfield investments and acquisitions in plastic recycling across many European countries.

Tom is lead writer of multiple publications of the KPMG Strategy Group on plastic recycling, including ‘The plastic recycling opportunity’ (2019) and ‘The Green Deal: a game changer for the waste management and plastics industries’ (2021).

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