Inside the Business of MRFs

Monday, November 6, 2023, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM | Grand Ballroom

Inside the Business of MRFs

Industry experts delve into the intricacies of materials recovery facilities (MRFs) and reprocessors and shed light on the inner workings and economic model for these vital parts of the circular supply chain. Our panel will deliver valuable insights into the challenges, opportunities, and emerging trends within the recycling industry, and share practical strategies to optimize your products’ packaging for increased recyclability. From sorting technologies and material composition to market demands and sustainable practices, this session will deliver the knowledge and tools needed to navigate the complex world of MRFs and reprocessors and foster a more sustainable future for your packaging endeavors.  

In this thought-provoking session, attendees will: 

  • Understand the key challenges and opportunities associated with material recycling facilities (MRFs) and reprocessors and how they impact the recyclability of packaging materials. 
  • Explore sorting technologies and material composition strategies used by MRFs to optimize the recycling process and improve the recovery rates of recyclable materials. 
  • Gain insights into market demands and emerging trends to design packaging that aligns with circular economy principles.
Myles Cohen Peter Adrian Jane Fridley De Bigit Jeff Snyder
Session Type
Panel Discussion
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