Programme: bio!TOY

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preliminary programme (27/28 March 2019):

Harald Kaeb, narocon Transition to a circular and sustainable EU plastic industry
Ulrich Brobeil, DVSI Biobased Materials: a strategic arena for an association
Asta Partanen, nova Institute Biobased plastics, biodegradable plastics and biocomposites for toys
Gabriele Peterek, FNR Funding Opportunities
Kathrin Birkmann, TÜV Rheinland Safety Requirements for Plastic Toys
Oliver Ehlert, Din Certco Testing and Certification of Bioplastics
Patrick Zimmermann, FKuR Play with plastics – Nature as guideline
Martin Clemesha, Braskem Green PE, the biobased plastic toy solution
Helmut Nägele, Tecnaro Raw material shift in the plastics industry – Children’s toys made from ARBOFORM®, ARBOBLEND® and ARBOFILL®
Thomas Köppl, Hexpol TPE A material journey to green toys
Mark Remmert, Greendot Bioplastics Material Development for Toys and Tots - fulfilling the varied value propositions of toymakers
Maria Costa & Clara Blasco, AIJU Consumer attitudes and toy trends for Eco-babies and bio-parenting
Nelleke van der Puil (t.b.c), Lego Lego on its way to sustainable toys
Friedrich Stefan, Bioblo Bioblo building blocks: balancing profitability and sustainability
Stephanie Triau, Bioseries Down to earth, biobased toys : building the promise of a better tomorrow
Beatrice Radaelli, eKoala Bio-toys... With eKoala it's child's play!

The preliminary programme above will constantly be amended and updated on this website.





Wednesday, 27 March 2019


Thursday, 28 March 2019

(subject to changes and updates, please consult this page frequently)


These industry experts will be among the speakers to share their knowledgen and experience...

Ulrich Brobeil, Deutscher Verband der Spielwaren industrie
Ulrich Brobeil, Deutscher Verband der Spielwaren industrie
Helmut Nägele, Tecnaro nova-Institute
Helmut Nägele, Tecnaro nova-Institute
Patrick Zimmermann, FKuR
Patrick Zimmermann, FKuR
Beatrice & Daniele Radaelli, eKoala
Beatrice & Daniele Radaelli, eKoala
Mark Remmert, Greendot Bioplastics
Mark Remmert, Greendot Bioplastics

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