One of the hot topics of K 2016 – and certainly of our industry today – is sustainability.
With today’s consumers increasingly environmentally conscious, any future innovation in plastics such as packaging must also meet these market needs. With that in mind, K 2016 provided the optimum occasion for a number of industry partners and experts to explore how together, we can advance sustainability and during K 2016 we specifically focused on how we can advance the circular economy as an industry and address plastic litter.
As a company, Dow is driving change in the plastics industry through innovative projects that unite key players, by creating novel technologies with enhanced sustainability benefits, and by introducing initiatives that inform people and local communities of a better use of plastics. Read some of those stories here.
The future of sustainable plastics will only come from the efforts of the entire plastics value chain and K 2016 was a chance to bring that to the forefront of discussions and accelerate industry progress in this space.