On Thursday, 30th of April Tartu Biotechnology Park held a Webinar about Bioplastics and Circular Economy.
Over 40 participants took part of the webinar to learn about the environmentally sustainable product packaging, including about the different possibilities, but also the restrictions for using plastics made from biological resources.
Webinar speakers were:
Dr. Mait Kriipsalu, Eesti Maaülikool/Estonian University of Life Sciences – “How does the selection of packaging material contribute to the Circular Economy. Biodegradable alternatives.”
Dr. Fredrik Gröndahl, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden – “Producing and usage of bioplastic from algae.”
Tõnis Paara, Estiko-Plastar AS – “Eco-friendly flexible packaging options.”
Watch the recording of the webinar here: