18th INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON WASTE MANAGEMENT
AND SUSTAINABLE LANDFILLING / 11-15 OCTOBER 2021

Characterisation of plastics

SESSION B09 / 13 October 2021 / 15:00 - 16:30

Characterisation of plastics

Chair / Presidente: Valentina Poli (IT)


  • H. Wiesinger, M. Klotz, Z. Wang, S.Hellweg (CH)

    A comprehensive overview of plastic monomers, additives and processing aids

  • G. Bonifazi, G. Capobianco, P. Cucuzza, S. Serranti, A. Uzzo (IT)

    Recycling-oriented characterization of PET waste stream by SWIR hyperspectral imaging and variable selection methods

  • S. Harrad, D. Drage, M. Abdallah, M. Sharkey , H. Berresheim (GB)

    XRF screening of plastic waste for compliance with low POP concentration limits in Ireland

  • M. Sharkey, D. Drage, S. Harrad, M. Coggins, H. Berresheim (IE)

    Further development of XRF screening methodologies for the quantification of bromine- and phosphorous-based flame retardants in plastic waste

  • N. Mhaddolkar, G. Koinig, D. Vollprecht (AT)

    Analysing suitability of existing NIR sorting technology for capturing recyclable bioplastics