2020 Re|focus Sustainability & Recycling Summit Now Virtual

Due to travel bans and guidelines that are in place for COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, the Plastics Industry Association (PLASTICS) and Recycling Commitee have decided to cancel the live 2020 Re|focus Sustainability & Recycling Summit scheduled May 18–20, 2020 as well as the Recycling Committee Meeting scheduled May 21, 2020, in Cincinnati, OH. 

Alternatively, components of the program will be held virtually beginning May 28, 2020. 

The next in-person event will be held in conjunction with NPE2021, May 17-21, 2021 in Orlando, FL followed by the next standalone event in Cincinnati, OH, May 23-25, 2022. 



The Re|focus Sustainability & Recycling Summit is the premier event in sustainable plastics manufacturing. Every year, the most influential thought leaders across the plastics supply chain come together to discover new ways to use recycled plastics, take advantage of new end markets, and push sustainability in manufacturing forward. 

Expanded Networking Opportunities And World Class Education

The Re|focus Sustainability & Recycling Summit provides the opportunity for leaders in key end-markets to showcase how sustainability is core to the product we produce and consume. Our program will showcase industry experts and thought leaders sharing best practices and case studies on how the plastics industry is working together to create a better industry and better world.

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Ignite Valuable Business Relationships in the Marketplace

The Marketplace at the Re|focus Sustainability & Recycling Summit features solution providers from leading recycling and sustainability companies to help attendees find the newest machinery, innovative materials, and technology solutions to take their green goals from aspirational to operational. 



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