Webinar on “Deposit for Reuse and Deposit for Recycling: European Views” on the 22nd of April 2021 from 1:30 – 4:30 PM.

Registration is available here.



Agenda of the webinar:


1:30 – 1:45 PM: Registering and connection of attendees. Please make sure you use this time to solve technical issues.

1:45 – 1:50 PM – Welcome and introduction by Sebastian Lemp Alpla.


1:50 – 2:15 PM: First Session: What about refillables and PET collection in Europe 2017-2029?

Speaker: Clarissa Morawski – Co-founder of Reloop Platform.

Intervention on “Reloop platform views on reuse and PET availability developments”.


2:15 – 2:40 PM: Second Session: The keys to a successful Deposit System.

Speaker: Geir SætherSenior Vice President, Circular Economy Tomra.

Intervention on “Tomra’s white paper on deposit”.


2:40 – 2:50 PM: Break.


2:50 – 3:15 PM: Third Session: A Mature deposit System: Returpack.

Speaker: Sara BergendorffReturpack.

Intervention on “Deposit system for recycling in Sweden: past, present and future”.


3:15 – 3:40 PM: Fourth Session: A Mature Reuse System: GDB.

Speaker: Tobias Bielenstein – Public Affairs, Sustainability and Communications Director.

Intervention on “GDB’s experience in the German Beverage Refillable Bottles”. 


3:40 – 4:05 PM: Fifth Session: EPR scheme proposal for PET.

Speaker: Giovanni Albetti– General Director of the Consortium CORIPET.

Intervention on “New innovative EPR scheme proposal for PET collection”. 


 4:05 – 4:25 PM: Sixth Session – Q&A.

 4:25 – 4:30 PM: Conclusion and closing by Sebastian Lemp