Don't miss the event of the year for the PET value chain: "Post Covid-19 - Strategy and Trends for the Circular PET Economy"

Petcore Europe is pleased to announce its annual conference in Brussels from 3-4 February 2021 in the Crowne Plaza Brussels - Le Palace. Register here.



Building up on the success of 2020 with more than 300 visitors, Petcore Europe is happy to announce its 2021 conference over two days in a spacious venue in the heart of Brussels.

The first day will focus on perspectives and strategy for the PET value chain followed by a networking drink and dinner. The second day is dedicated to trends in PET Collection, Sorting, Recycling and Circularity.

Don't miss your opportunity to network and gain an insight into the latest developments of our industry. Guarantee your place now!


Day 1: Wednesday, 3 February 2021

Perspectives and Strategy for the PET value chain

  • 2019 PET market, Collection & Recycling Rates
  • EU Legislation – where are we headed?
  • Changing supply & demand: viewpoints from the value chain
    • VPET: PET producers' view
    • RPET: PET recyclers' view
    • PET converters' view (Preforms and Trays)

Day 2: Thursday, 4 February 2021

Trends in PET Collection, Sorting, Recycling & Circularity

  • Trends & solutions in PET post-consumer collection
  • Recycling of Opaque and Functional PET and Thermoformed PET containers
  • Eco-design and Recycling
  • Monomer Recycling - circular PET
  • Retailers and brand owners point of view
  • and much more

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Date & Venue

  • Conference - Day 1: Wednesday, 3 February 2021
  • Networking Event and Dinner: Wednesday, 3 February 2021
  • Conference - Day 2: Thursday, 4 February 2021

Crowne Plaza Brussels - Le Palace: Rue Gineste 3, 1210 Brussels, Belgium

Situated on Place Rogier, Crowne Plaza® Brussels - Le Palace hotel adds elegance to business trips. Built in 1908, the hotel is fully renovated and offers the most contemporary, business-ready amenities. Ideal for corporate travel and events, the hotel is located near Brussels Airport and the city centre as well as sight seeing hot spot.

Sponsorship & Exhibitors

The Petcore Europe Conference will be sponsored by organisations or individual companies, and we invite you to contact us should you wish to join this growing list.

As sponsor, your company's name and logo will be displayed on all our communications material (including invitations, agendas, press releases and website) as well as promoted during the event.


To view the delegate rates and to register, please click here.


The participants include PET resin manufacturers, packaging designers and manufacturers, equipment manufacturers, label producers, brand owners, EPR schemes, waste management organisations, recyclers, recycling machines manufacturers, representatives from the European institutions and European organisations interested in PET.


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We are looking forward to welcoming you to our conference.

Your Petcore Europe team