Separate Waste Collection in the Context of a Circular Economy in Europe, 29 January 2016

Posted on Monday 30 November 2015

 

 

 

SEPARATE WASTE COLLECTION IN THE CONTEXT OF A CIRCULAR ECONOMY IN EUROPE

Interpretation: English, French, Italian, Spanish, German, Estonian, Slovenian, Danish

 Registrations: http://bit.ly/1PMbSkN

Moderator: Katrina Sichel

8:30Welcome coffee and registrations
Part I:POLICY: SEPARATE WASTE COLLECTION IN THE CONTEXT OF A CIRCULAR ECONOMY
9:00Welcome and introduction by Kestutis Sadauskas, Director Green Economy Directorate, DG ENV, European Commission
9:05Welcome by Weine Wiqvist, President Municipal Waste Europe, and Anna Lisa Boni, EUROCITIES Secretary General

Keynote Addresses

9:20 Karmenu Vella, Commissioner for the Environment and Fisheries
9:30Domenico Gambacorta, Committee of the Regions, President of the Province of Avellino
9:40Coffee break
Part II:PRACTICE: SEPARATE COLLECTION

Moderator: Patrick Hasenkamp, City of Munster, Germany, Vice-President Municipal Waste Europe
10:10Nicole Seyring, BiPRO, Márton Herczeg, Copenhagen Resource Institute: Presentation of the main aims and results of the Commission Study on separate collection in capital cities
10:35Three examples of separate collection in small to medium towns from the benchmarking of Municipal Waste Europe

a. Haderslev, Denmark, Laila Skov

b. Zwolle, the Netherlands, Natascha Spanbroek

c. Rimini, Italy, Tiziano Mazzoni

Q&A
11:25Three examples of separate collection in large cities from EUROCITIES members

a. Milan, Italy, Danilo Vismara

b. Manchester, United Kingdom, John Bland

c. Gothenburg, Sweden, Henrik Kant

Q&A
12:15Panel session: best practice examples from three capital cities

a. Ljubljana, Slovenia, Janko Kramžar

b. Tallinn, Estonia, Relo Ligi

c. Helsinki, Finland, Petri Kouvo

Q&A
13:00Lunch break and networking
Part IIIIMPLEMENTATION: DEBATE
14:30Paolo Canfora, Joint Research Centre: BAT for Waste Management, EMAS best practices for the waste management sector
14:50DISCUSSION PANEL 1: How to strengthen local governance for separate collection, recycling and material recovery?

Jacob Simonsen, MWE - Günther Langer, EUROCITIES - Helmut Maurer, DG ENV - Françoise Bonnet, ACR+ - Emmanuel Katrakis, EURIC, Piotr Barczak, EEB - Henrik Lystad, ECN
15:50DISCUSSION PANEL 2: How can producer responsibility and separate collection support quality recycling and maximising material recovery?

Nicolas Garnier, MWE - Håkon Jentoft, EUROCITIES - Márton Herczeg, Copenhagen Resource Institute - Joachim Quoden, EXPRA - Michal Len, RREUSE - Antonis Mavropoulos, ISWA - Virginia Janssens, EUROPEN
16:50Closing statement: Julio García Burgués, Head of Unit Waste Management & Recycling, DG ENV, European Commission
17:00End of conference

 

 

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