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Missed the Online Round Table on Europe’s Plastic Circular Economy? Here’s a Recap!

New Study by Oliver Wyman | Recycled Plastics for Packaging | Online Round Table

On October 9th, 2023, Resycure hosted an online round table event, unveiling a groundbreaking study by Oliver Wyman on the Plastics Circular Economy in Europe, with a special focus on packaging applications. In case you missed it, let’s catch you up!

A looming plastic shortage

Europe is on the brink of a plastic shortage crisis. According to Oliver Wyman’s extensive study, the continent is projected to face a shortage ranging from 1.1 million to a staggering 4.5 million tons by the year 2040. This is a significant concern that demands attention.

More than just identifying the problem

But this event was not just about highlighting the issue; it also presented actionable strategies. Oliver Wyman shared vital insights for both the chemical and consumer industries to bridge this looming gap and pave the way for a more sustainable future. Resycure makes it easier for small, medium, and large Brand Owners and Converters to sign long-term supply agreements with Recyclers, ensuring their demand volumes and specifications at favorable conditions without high commitments or risk.

Expert insights on sustainability

Our event featured speakers who brought invaluable insights to the table:

🎙️ Iris Herrmann: A seasoned Partner at Oliver Wyman‘s Energy practice, Iris Herrmann contributed her 18 years of industry expertise.

🎙️ Michel Weinketz: Co-Founder of Resycure, Michel Weinketz expressed his unwavering passion for waste reduction and innovative recycling solutions.

🎙️ Hendrik Flock: Dazzling us with his decade-long experience in chemicals and operations, Hendrik Flock, a Principal at Oliver Wyman‘s Energy practice, provided unique perspectives.

Missed the event? Watch the recording!

If you could not attend the live event or simply want to revisit the insightful discussions, we have got you covered. You can watch the event’s video recording at your convenience.

We hope you share our enthusiasm for delving into this thought-provoking conversation about the future of plastics and sustainability. Stay tuned for more engaging events like these as we join forces to create a more sustainable world!

Resycure will attend the Sustainable Packaging Summit 2023

The Sustainable Packaging Summit | November 14-15, 2023 | Amsterdam, The Netherlands

About the event 

The Sustainable Packaging Summit has created a different kind of event, with a mission to bring together leaders and thinkers from within and outside industry to focus on the dilemmas and barriers on our pathway to sustainable transformation. Building on the momentum of the community that has formed around the Summit, the 2023 edition returns with a wider scope, multiple streams, more attendees – and bigger ambitions. Taking place in Amsterdam on 14-15 November 2023, the Sustainable Packaging Summit will sharpen the focus on the demands and pain points revealed during last year’s ground-breaking series of discussions in Lisbon. Addressing key objectives we must come together to meet, the summit again provides the platform for value chain leaders to frankly discuss strategic roadblocks and identify opportunities to align business, regulation and society around a circular, net zero packaging ecosystem.

Key topics at the Sustainable Packaging Summit 2023

This year’s program builds and expands on last year’s game-changing concept. The Summit will introduce greater variety in formats, with core panels discussions interspersed with keynotes that set the agenda and workshops breaking down critical questions for interactive discussion.

  • Critical review of sustainability goals and progress
  • Net Zero strategies
  • Regulation and its implications for our strategies: PPWR and the UN Treaty on Plastic (with live updates from Nairobi)
  • Intercontinental dialogue on circular economy, learning from each other and harmonization
  • EPR & unlocking investment
  • Innovation Horizon: keys to a successful R&D strategy
  • Start-up pitches
  • Sustainable substrates: renewables, future plastics and infinite materials
  • Digital transformation: driving sustainability by bringing together the connected factory and the digital consumer
  • Scaling up reuse and refill models
  • Chemical recycling & mass balance
  • Hear directly from the key value chain platforms and associations 

Source: The Sustainable Packaging Summit

Our Co-CEO, Jörg von Walcke at the event

Resycure, the pioneering Impact Startup and a key player within the BASF Venture Incubator, Chemovator is gearing up for an exciting event that holds immense significance for the sustainable packaging industry. At the Sustainable Packaging Summit in Amsterdam on November 14-15, 2023, our Co-CEO, Jörg von Walcke, will be at the forefront, representing Resycure’s commitment to revolutionizing the recycling landscape.

Resycure’s attendance at this prestigious event is driven by a shared vision to accelerate the transition to a circular economy. We recognize that to achieve this transformative goal, it’s imperative to foster collaboration, align industry objectives, and break down barriers. The Sustainable Packaging Summit offers the perfect platform for industry leaders, innovators, and thinkers to candidly address strategic challenges and identify opportunities that can harmonize business practices, regulations, and societal demands.

Participation in this event is pivotal for Resycure, as it not only allows us to share our expertise in securing volume demand for post-consumer recycled plastics but also provides us with the opportunity to engage with like-minded stakeholders. By being a part of this larger conversation, we can collectively pave the way towards sustainable packaging solutions. The event promises to deliver insights, foster partnerships, and inspire action, all of which are invaluable in driving the global shift towards a circular, net-zero packaging ecosystem. We believe that by attending this event and actively contributing to the dialogue, we can make meaningful strides towards our mission of incentivizing recycling and enabling industry players to embrace sustainability wholeheartedly. Stay tuned for updates on Jörg von Walcke’s participation at this transformative event!

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A partnership between Resycure and Carbmee

Resycure and Carbmee join forces to drive sustainable practices in packaging and carbon management

Resycure and Carbmee join forces to drive sustainable practices in packaging and carbon management

A partnership between Resycure and Carbmee

We are thrilled to announce a partnership between Resycure and Carbmee, two industry-leading companies at the forefront of sustainability and carbon management. This collaboration aims to revolutionize the packaging industry by integrating innovative plastic recycling solutions with advanced carbon management technologies. The partnership between Resycure and Carbmee combines the strengths of both companies, fostering a holistic approach to sustainability. By integrating Resycure’s plastic recycling solutions with Carbmee’s cutting-edge carbon management technology, we can address two critical aspects of environmental stewardship in tandem.

About Resycure

Resycure is revolutionizing the procurement of recycled plastics, enabling businesses of all sizes to secure long-term agreements with Recyclers at fair prices. By redefining the circular economy, Resycure mitigates risk, decreases plastic waste, and helps companies in achieving their packaging recycled content and Scope 3 emissions targets. Utilizing recycled plastics is a simple, tangible step that companies can implement to significantly reduce their CO2e emissions.

About Carbmee  

Carbmee‘s Enterprise Carbon Intelligence Software (EIS) offers a comprehensive solution for value chain carbon management, with a specialization in Scope 3 emissions analysis and reduction. By going beyond reporting or offsetting, Carbmee empowers industry-leading enterprises with complex supply chains to swiftly embark on their journey toward achieving climate targets. The Carbmee platform enables companies to take actionable steps towards reducing their carbon footprint in a matter of days, not years. To discover how Carbmee’s carbon management platform can help your business, visit: www.carbmee.com 

Building a sustainable future together

Resycure’s commitment to the circular economy aligns perfectly with Carbmee’s vision for a greener future. Together with Carbmee, we aim to create a paradigm shift in the packaging industry, where sustainable practices and carbon reduction strategies are seamlessly integrated. By streamlining the entire value chain, from plastic recycling to carbon management, we will empower businesses to embrace sustainability at every stage of their operations.

Stay tuned for exciting developments as we collaborate to accelerate the transition to the circular economy and empower businesses to take proactive steps towards their sustainability goals. Together, Resycure and Carbmee are driving sustainable innovation, one plastic recycling initiative and carbon reduction strategy at a time.

Together, we will pave the way for a more sustainable future by empowering businesses to make tangible and immediate contributions to global carbon reduction goals. Our partnership is a testament to our shared commitment to environmental stewardship and the urgent need for innovative solutions in the face of climate change.

Jörg von Walcke, Co-CEO of Resycure attended InterPack 2023

Interpack 2023 | May 4-10, 2023 | Düsseldorf, Germany

Resycure’s impactful presence at Interpack 2023

Jörg von Walcke, the Co-CEO of Resycure, recently participated in Interpack 2023, a prestigious event held in Düsseldorf, Germany. This event served as an excellent platform for networking and provided engaging seminars and presentations on crucial topics such as sustainability, digitalization, and automation in the packaging industry. Resycure, an Impact Startup within Chemovator, BASF‘s Venture Incubator, showcased its groundbreaking business model that revolutionizes the circular economy. The event offered attendees a unique opportunity to connect with Resycure and explore the future of sustainable packaging.

Resycure’s revolutionary business model

Resycure’s innovative approach incentivizes and simplifies plastic recycling, enabling Brand Owners, Converters, and Manufacturers of all sizes to secure long-term supply agreements with Recyclers. By meeting specific volume needs and specifications under favorable conditions, Resycure minimizes risk and facilitates the adoption of sustainable practices. Resycure’s commitment to sustainability and the circular economy was highlighted by Jörg von Walcke, Co-CEO of Resycure, during his insightful presentations and discussions at Interpack 2023.

Exploring the future of sustainable packaging

At the event, attendees had the opportunity to engage with Resycure and gain valuable insights into the transformative potential of post-consumer recycled materials. Jörg von Walcke passionately discussed the benefits of sustainable packaging, emphasizing Resycure’s dedication to creating a more environmentally friendly future. The presence of Resycure at Interpack 2023 allowed industry professionals to witness firsthand the innovative solutions offered by the company and understand the crucial role it plays in advancing sustainable practices.

Collaboration with BASF

During the event, Jörg von Walcke also took the opportunity to visit the BASF stand and learn more about the company’s offerings. BASF, a renowned chemical company, provided a valuable platform for Resycure to explore potential collaborations and synergies in their shared vision for a sustainable future. This interaction further strengthened the network of industry professionals committed to driving positive change in the packaging industry.

Looking ahead

Resycure’s presence at Interpack 2023 was an unmissable opportunity for industry professionals to connect, exchange ideas, and discuss the future of sustainable packaging. Resycure’s groundbreaking business model and commitment to the circular economy have positioned Resycure as a key player in driving positive change in the industry. To stay updated on Resycure’s advancements and contributions to sustainable packaging, visit our website at www.resycure.com

Interpack 2023 provided an excellent platform for Resycure, an Impact Startup within Chemovator, to showcase our revolutionary business model that simplifies and incentivizes plastic recycling. Attendees had the opportunity to connect with Resycure and gain insights into the transformative potential of sustainable packaging. The event also facilitated collaboration with BASF, further strengthening the network of industry professionals dedicated to advancing sustainability. Resycure’s presence at Interpack 2023 reinforced its commitment to creating a circular economy and a more environmentally friendly future.

Team Resycure attended Plastic Recycling Show 2023

Plastic Recycling Show Europe | May 10-11, 2023 | Amsterdam, The Netherlands 

Team Resycure at PRSE 2023

Resycure is a startup originating from Chemovator – the business incubator of BASF – dedicated to reducing plastic waste on a global scale. As Resycure Team we want to express our gratitude to BASF for their tremendous support and the opportunity to join forces at PRSE 2023.

At PRSE 2023 in Amsterdam, Michel Weinketz, Co-CEO, and Harshavardhan Gowda, Head of Sales, represented our Impact Startup, Resycure. Our team had the privilege of joining BASF in an impressive booth, where we leveraged synergies to benefit our clients. We showcased how Resycure drives positive change in the circular economy industry, building a more sustainable world.

We unveiled our B2B solutions at the event.

Our Co-Ceo, Michel Weinketz, and head of sales, Harshavardhan Gowda were thrilled to showcase our B2B solutions at this premier event. The team was on hand to provide insights into our B2B Solutions for Brand Owners, Converters, Manufacturers, and Packaging Suppliers and answered the questions they had about our B2B solutions in plastic recycling.

At Resycure, our mission as an Impact Startup is to assist Brand Owners, Manufacturers, and Converters in the home care, cosmetics, personal care, and food industries. We strive to understand their specific requirements for rPP, rHDPE, and rPET. By strategically bundling similar grades and product applications, we achieve economies of scale, enabling us to deliver larger volumes to our carefully chosen recycling partners. In our commitment to building strong and lasting partnerships, we prioritize supply agreements that span two years or more. This approach provides Recyclers with the security they need to effectively manage their inventory, feedstock, and investments.

Resycure actively seeks reputable Recyclers capable of consistently delivering high-quality materials while demonstrating a forward-thinking approach to growth, investment, and environmental, social, and governance (ESG) practices. In addition, we offer valuable connections to technology partners and potential sources of financing for Recyclers who meet these criteria.

Collaborating with Resycure empowers Recyclers to enhance their profit margins by satisfying customers with reduced costs, even amidst unpredictable market conditions. Our strategic approach facilitates entry into the fragmented SME market, ensuring optimized inventory management, stability, and transparent pricing. By overcoming challenges posed by fluctuating market prices for virgin plastics, Recyclers can effectively navigate industry dynamics and establish a sustainable and prosperous business trajectory.

The highlight of the event

Plastics Recycling Show Europe 2023, held in the captivating city of Amsterdam, The Netherlands, served as an unparalleled gathering of recycling industry professionals. This distinguished event provided an exceptional platform to showcase the latest advancements, breakthrough technologies, and innovative solutions in the realm of plastics recycling. Attending professionals had the unique privilege to engage in meaningful networking, forging connections with industry peers, while gaining profound insights from esteemed experts in the field.

The event offered remarkable networking opportunities, fostering collaborations and igniting transformative discussions aimed at driving positive change and propelling the industry towards a more sustainable future. It served as a gateway to unlock unparalleled knowledge and expertise, ensuring attendees were equipped with the cutting-edge insights necessary to navigate the evolving landscape of plastics recycling.

Our engaging discussions during the event only served to reinforce our steadfast commitment towards assisting Recyclers in attaining substantial volumes, facilitating strategic investments, and fostering remarkable growth. Furthermore, we remain dedicated to empowering Brand Owners, Converters, and Manufacturers by ensuring they secure the vital PCR plastic volumes they require, characterized by exceptional quality and competitive pricing. Plastics Recycling Show Europe 2023 has further affirmed our alignment with this mission, inspiring us to continue delivering exceptional results and spearheading positive change within the industry.

Unlock the potential of our B2B Solutions – contact us TODAY!

Are you eager to explore the boundless possibilities of our B2B solutions? Take the first step towards securing your PCR materials with zero investments and minimal risk. Reach out to us now to schedule a consultation with one of our esteemed experts. Our dedicated team will guide you through the transformative process, demonstrating how our solutions can empower your business to thrive in the realm of plastics recycling.

During the consultation, our experts will delve into the intricacies of your unique requirements, tailoring a strategy that aligns seamlessly with your goals. We will unveil the extensive benefits of our innovative approach, showcasing how we can optimize your supply chain, drive down costs, and ensure a steady stream of high-quality PCR materials.

Chemovator celebrated its 5th birthday!

Chemovator 5th Birthday | May 10, 2023 | Mannheim, Germany

About Chemovator

Chemovator, the business incubator of BASF, recently celebrated its momentous 5th birthday on May 10, 2023, in Mannheim, Germany. Chemovator supports venture teams to turn great business proposals into scalable and investable business opportunities. Chemovator leverages the unique connection to BASF knowledge and domain expertise, ambitious founders, industry partners, universities, investors and the entrepreneurship ecosystem to create deep tech opportunities that truly matter for our industry.

Chemovator 5th Birthday

The Chemovator 5th Birthday celebration was a remarkable event that Resycure, as part of the Chemovator community, had the pleasure of joining. The occasion served as an opportunity to reflect on the incredible journey of the past five years, highlighting notable milestones and unveiling exciting plans for the future. The event featured a series of engaging speakers, providing valuable insights, and fostering networking opportunities. Attendees were treated to a delightful spread of delicious food and enjoyed the ambiance created by good music.

During this momentous celebration, Chemovator also announced a significant milestone in its journey—one that will have a transformative impact on the chemical industry. This announcement represents a pivotal moment that will shape the future direction of Chemovator and further solidify its role as a driving force of innovation.

As the Resycure team, we eagerly anticipate the years ahead, filled with groundbreaking innovations and passionate venture teams at Chemovator. We remain committed to collaborating with Chemovator and contributing to their mission of fostering entrepreneurship and driving sustainable growth in the chemical industry.

For more information about Chemovator and its initiatives, please visit www.chemovator.com.