Dienstag, 28. März 2023

13:00 Welcome by the institute's management and the moderator Europur, Michel Baumgartner
13:20 Trends and research activities at the IKV Institute for Plastics Processing (IKV),
Dominik Foerges
Recycling of PU
13:40 Rigid foam in circular economy PU Europe, Domenico Perone
14:10 Growing towards a PUre future Recticel Engineered Foams Belgium BV,
Bart Haelterman
14:40 Coffee break
15:00 Circular solution for polyurethane-based mattresses Evonik Operations GmbH, Dr. Emily Schweißinger
15:30 Recycling of post-industrial and post-consumer polyurethane materials with chemolysis RAMPF Eco Solutions GmbH & Co. KG, Dr. Frank Duersen
16:00 Final discussion day 1
19:00 Get-together


Mittwoch, 29. März 2023

9:00 Welcome by the institute's management and the moderator Europur, Michel Baumgartner
Digitalisation and data-based process monitoring
09:10 Effiicient production process in the circular PU-Foam conversion Fecken-Kirfel GmbH & Co. KG, Francis Pinckers
09:40 smartPUR – status quo & potentials KraussMaffei Technologies GmbH, Sebastian Schmidhuber
10:10 Increased efficiency in polyurethane processing through sensor-based process monitoring Institute for Plastics Processing (IKV), Eduard Kremer
10:40 Coffee break
11:00 Simulation for the manufacturing process of PU Materials SimpaTec GmbH, Christoph Hinse
11:30 Smart Transfoaming - a data-driven challenge? Albrecht Bäumer GmbH & Co. KG, Stephan Hohenadl
12:00 Lunch break
13:00 High pressure processing of solid fillers in PU foams for the sake of sustainability: Cannon solutions Cannon Afros S.p.A, Stefano Andreolli
Environmentally compatible materials, additives and sustainable applications
13:30 Selected examples of digital polyurethane R&D Dennis Krause, Covestro AG
14:00 Coffee break
14:30 ECO-friendly mold release technology Acmos Chemie KG, Hendrik Beiersdorf
15:00 Diisocyanates in the REACH restriction process - regulatory framework and best practice for the industry Fachverband Schaumkunststoffe und Polyurethane e. V., Nilüfer Bozkurt-Thielscher
15:30 Final discussion day 2
16:00 Tour of the IKV technical facilities
17:00 End