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 FEAD event "Open markets for waste to recovery: a prerequisite to the transition to a circular economy?" - 15 May 2018, Munich

FEAD organised an event on "Open Markets for waste to recovery: a prerequisite for the transition to a circular economy?" on 15 May 2018, in Munich ! FEAD participated to the IFAT Fair in Munich, Germany.

Jean-Marc Boursier, FEAD President, gave the opening speech, available here.

The panel discussion gathered Peter Wessman from DG Environment at the European Commission, Dr Helge Wendenburg from the German Ministry for the Environment, Baudouin Ska from Go4Circle, Jacob Hayler from ESA , Clarissa Morawski from the Reloop Platform, and Bernard Kemper from Energy from Waste GmbH. Anne Baum-Rudischhauser,  BDE Brussels Managing Director, moderated the discussion.

The programme of the event is available here.

The pictures of the event can be found here.

The report of the event can be downloaded here.

 

FEAD event on Plastic Strategy - 27 February 2018, Brussels

The “Plastics Strategy: Challenges and opportunities of recycling” event, was held on 27 February, 16.00 – 19.00, in Brussels! This event was organised as a EURACTIV Forum event supported by FEAD.

FEAD welcomes the publication of the European Commission’s  Plastics Strategy as part of a broader Circular Economy initiative. The transition from a linear to a more circular economy is vital if the European Union is to develop a sustainable, low carbon, resource efficient and competitive economy in the future.

Commissioner Vella participated to the event: his speech is available here. He was also interviewed by EURACTIV on the Plastics Strategy: the video is available here

FEAD Vice-President Cesare Spreafico highlighted the challenges and opportunities of recycling: his speech is available here

A video of the event, with interviews of the speakers and panellists, is available here. EURACTIV also published an article summarising the discussions of the event, available here.

The photos from the event can be found here

Programme

Event webpage

 

FEAD Biennial Conference 2017

"Driving circularity in Europe's industries", 21 June 2017, Paris

Programme

Biographies speakers

Presentations

FEAD Bulletin - Special Edition

Press release

Selection of pictures

 

FEAD Lunch Debate on circular economy

"The private waste management sector - an essential partner in the circular economy", 23 May 2016, Brussels

Programme

Selection of pictures

FEAD Bulletin - Special Edition

 FEAD Biennial Conference 2015

"Dynamic Potential of a Circular Economy" - 23 June 2015, London

FEAD's Biennial Conference was once again a success in terms of organisation, presentations and participation. The conference was co-organised by FEAD’s UK member, ESA, and was attended by more than 100 participants from 17 different countries. The conference was held in London, and was preceded by a technical site-visit to Veolia’s material recovery facility in Southwark (United Kingdom). The technical visit was followed by a FEAD drinks reception and dinner held at a spectacular venue – the Royal College of Surgeons – in the heart of London.

Programme

Press release

FEAD Bulletin - Special Edition

Presentations: Session 1 Session 2 Session 3

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FEAD Strategy Launch Event 2014

"Driving the Circular Economy" - 7 October 2014, Brussels

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Press release

FEAD Strategy for 2014-2020: "Driving the Circular Economy"

Speech by the European Commissioner for the Environment, Janez Potocnik

Speech by FEAD President David-Palmer Jones

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FEAD Conference 2013

"Milestones 2020 - the Role of Sustainable Waste Management in Shaping the Future of a Resource-Efficient Europe" - 25 April 2013, Ghent

Presentations

Press release

Special edition FEAD Bulletin

FEAD-EIB Roundtable 2013

Innovative financing instruments for waste management projects - 6 March 2013, Brussels

Agenda of the meeting

Press release

Presentations

FEAD-BDE seminar at IFAT 2012

"Moving up the Waste Hierarchy - Best Practice Examples" - 10 May 2012, Munich

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Press release

FEAD EP Breakfast Meeting 2012

EU regulations for the next funding period - 6 March 2012

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Press release

FEAD Conference 2011

"Innovative Waste Management - Greening the European economy" - 30 September 2011, Helsinki

Press release

Presentations

FEAD Landfill Workshop 2011

Implementation of the Landfill Directive - 18 March 2011, Prague

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Press release

Presentations