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With just over a month to go until the Quality First Recycling Conference, we are now able to unveil the full conference programme. We're delighted with the nuimber of delegates signed up - almost 100 to date - which means the debate will be both lively and informed.

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10.00am: Welcome and opening comments. Adrian Jackson, president, The Recycling Association

10.05am: Quality today and tomorrow, an introductory video

10.10am: Everyone is to blame. Everyone is the solution. Simon Ellin, CEO, The Recycling Association

10.35am: How can we compete in a global market? Wade Schuetzeberg, managing director, ACN Europe

11.00am: Q&A

11.10am: Break

11.30am: In conversation with Neil Govan, DS Smith, sales director, DS Smith

11.35am: A question of design. Wayne Hemingway MBE, designer and co-founder Red or Dead

11.55am: Designing the supply chain. Panel discussion

12.55pm: Lunch

13.55pm: In conversation with Andrew Bird, chair, LARAC

14.00pm: Is it right to compare illegal waste with illegal drugs? Nicola Cunningham, deputy director of waste regulation, Environment Agency

14.25pm: The consequences of illegal waste shipments. Anna Willetts, Slater and Gordon and Samantha Riggs, barrister

15.25pm: Break

15.40pm: In conversation with Marcus Gover, director, WRAP

15.45pm: Manufacturing with recycled materials. Nick Brown, head of sustainability, Coca Cola Enterprises

16.10pm: Do consumers care about recycled content? Kevin Vyse, head of packaging innovation technology, Marks & Spencer

16.35pm: Q&A

16.45pm: Chair's closing comments

16.50pm: Conference closes. Delegates are invited to join networking

The Quality First Recycling Conference is sponsored by: Mark Lyndon (UK), Cycle Link (UK) and ACN Europe.




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