27/06/2018 - 12:00

Conference on Ocean Microplastics Issue & the bio-based plastics solution

Ocean Microplastics have attracted increasing scientific, political and public concern as this phenomenon impacts the whole value chain of aquatic products, interfering with ecosystems processes and contaminating the food and feed chain. This conference, organized in the framework of “bring EUROPEAN MARITIME DAY to your country” and supported by DG MARE, will provide an opportunity for policy makers, civil society, scientific academia, food industry representatives to foster a multi-stakeholder debate and to highlight the potential of bio-based plastics as a sustainable alternative to tackle microplastics pollution. Registration to the event can be made through this link For more information, please contact : gabrielle.heyvaert@poleaquimer.com