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Overview of Plasticulture: Recycling Opportunities and Obstacles

Overview of Plasticulture: Recycling Opportunities and Obstacles   Bernard Le Moine International Committee for Plastics in Agriculture (CIPA) Speaker Bio: Mr Bernard Le Moine received masters’ degrees in political science at the University of Toulouse and in marketing in Aix-en-Provence, France.  Bernard Le Moine has 25 years

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Mulching in France: A Case Study of Ag Film Collection & Management

Mulching in France: A Case Study of Ag Film Collection & Management   Bernard Le Moine International Committee for Plastics in Agriculture (CIPA) Speaker Bio: Mr Bernard Le Moine received masters’ degrees in political science at the University of Toulouse and in marketing in Aix-en-Provence, France.  Bernard

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Ag Film Washing Challenges and Solutions

Ag Film Washing Challenges and Solutions Corey O’Donnell Southeast Machinery Company Speaker Bio: TBP Abstract: This presentation will focus on the washing of AG Film from a complete solution.  Addressing areas of concern with washing film, which include high maintenance costs, water usage and treatment, and effective drying

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Transforming Agricultural Plastics into a Durable Wood Replacement

Transforming Agricultural Plastics into a Durable Wood Replacement   Alfredo Faubel Athyron LLC Speaker Bio: Alfredo Faubel  is the CEO of Texas based Athyron LLC, manufacturers of ‘Miura Board’ – the most durable 100% recycled alternative to wood.   Prior to that Alfredo was Partner at Inter-American

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Ag Film Recycling – The Full Circle

Ag Film Recycling – The Full Circle Sascha Schuh ASCON Corporation Speaker Bio: Sascha Schuh is the President and CEO of ASCON Corporation, a multinational circular economy company with offices in New York and Florida. Mr. Schuh has over two decades of experience in materials management and

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Vertical Sustainability – From AG Scrap to Plastic Pallets Used in AG

Vertical Sustainability – From AG Scrap to Plastic Pallets Used in AG Mike Harding G. Phillips and Sons Speaker Bio: Mike Harding is an entrepreneur that has focused his career on AGCHEM containers and recycling for over 20 years. His company G. Phillips and Sons, LLC is

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Thermoplastics Filament Mechanical Cleaning Process

Thermoplastics Filament Mechanical Cleaning Process     Marcela Moisson Recyouest Speaker Bio: My name is Marcela Moisson, President of Recyouest. We are a French Technology Company that has been licensed to operate in the European Union and world.  Recyouest is a company working to address the use

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Agricultural Plastics Recycling in the Dominican Republic

Agricultural Plastics Recycling in the Dominican Republic   Melissa Kono University of Wisconsin-Extension Speaker Bio: Melissa Kono is a Community Resource Educator with the University of Wisconsin-Extension in Clark County, the #1 Dairy Producing county in the state.   Ms Kono has a Masters Degree in Public

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China – Regulatory Impacts and Market for Agricultural Plastics

China – Regulatory Impacts and Market for Agricultural Plastics Steve Wong Fukutomi Company Limited Speaker Bio: Born in Shantou, China in 1957, Steve is the founder and Managing Director of Fukutomi Company Limited which was established in year 1984. Being one of the leaders of the plastic recycling

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Odor Removal Technology for Agricultural Plastics

Odor Removal Technology for Agricultural Plastics Alan DiUmberto American Starlinger Sahm Speaker Bio: Alan has been involved with the specification and designing of plastic recycling systems for over 30 years.  Some of his early designs were precursors to many of the current systems used and sold today.

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Wastewater Solutions for Agricultural Plastic Recycling Operations

Wastewater Solutions for Agricultural Plastic Recycling Operations Salem Alameri Matec America LLC Speaker Bio: Director of Sales and General manager for Matec America LLC. background, senior nuclear physics, inforcing 10 CFR 20 nuclear regulatory commission in various nuclear power plants in the USA, B.A. business major in

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Auxiliary Equipment Technology Agricultural Film Technology Conveying, Blending, Drying Systems

Auxiliary Equipment Technology Agricultural Film Technology Conveying, Blending, Drying Systems   Joe Dziedzic ACS Group Speaker Bio: Problem solver and innovator. A proven team leader and peer coach; driven to provide results and improve the process or the overall well being of the team. I believe in

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Modern Advances in Reprocessing AG Plastic Waste Materials

Modern Advances in Reprocessing AG Plastic Waste Materials   John Farney Cumberland / AEC / ACS Group Speaker Bio: PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND: • 24 year veteran at Cumberland, serving in the capacities of Regional Sales Manager (11 years), and  National Sales Manager (13 years), serving the Plastics, Recycling, Thermoforming,

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Collection of Agricultural Film Plastic (LDPE Grain Bags) in Saskatchewan Canada

Collection of Agricultural Film Plastic (LDPE Grain Bags) in Saskatchewan Canada Travis Quirk SimplyAg Solutions, Inc. Speaker Bio: Travis Quirk completed a Bachelor’s of Science at the University of Saskatchewan in 2001 and spent several years as a research student working on several research projects involving several

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The Unmet Demand in Ag Plastic Recycling

The Unmet Demand in Ag Plastic Recycling   Sean Whiteley Delta Plastics Speaker Bio: Sean Whiteley is Chief Executive Officer of Delta Plastics and has spent his career advising, managing and investing in middle-market privately-held businesses. Prior to joining Delta, he served as an officer at BlackArch

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Biodegradable Plastics in Agriculture Workshop

Biodegradable Plastics in Agriculture Workshop Dr. Ramani Narayan Michigan State University Department of Chemical Engineering & Materials Science Speaker Bio: Ramani Narayan was named MSU University Distinguished Professor in 2007 — the highest honor that can be bestowed on a faculty member by the university; Governor’s (State

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Converting Waste Agricultural Plastics to Fuel

Converting Waste Agricultural Plastics to Fuel                              Lou Perches                       Kim Johnson Gen2WTE Speaker Bios: Lou Perches: Gen2WTE is an innovative company who has

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The Development of a Turn Key Agricultural Film Recycling Plant

The Development of a Turn Key Agricultural Film Recycling Plant     Joanna Liang Ko Win Yang Industrial Co., Ltd. Speaker Bio: Ms. Joanna Liang:  l  Vice General Manager of KO WIN YANG INDUSTRIAL CO., LTD.  l  MA degree of TAMKANG UNIVERSITY l  20-year experience in plastic

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Conversion of Recycled and Recovered PE Films into Industrial Wax

Conversion of Recycled and Recovered PE Films into Industrial Wax Ryan L’Abbe GreenMantra Technologies Speaker Bio: Ryan L’Abbe joined GreenMantra Technologies in 2015 and has extensive experience in Operations Management & Human Resources at a senior level in the beverage, recycling and automotive sectors.  Ryan began his

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Agricultural Plastic Films Bagged

Agricultural Plastic Films Bagged Antoon “Ton” Emans Plastics Recyclers Europe Speaker Bio: Ton Emans has more than 25 years’ experience in plastic recycling process. He is Director Group Recycling. Ton Emans started his career with DSM in Geleen, the Netherlands and worked as researcher in the field of

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AG Plastics Recycling – Exports Approach

AG Plastics Recycling – Exports Approach Steve Chor Kie Wong Fukutomi Company Limited Speaker Bio: Born in Shantou, China in 1957, Steve is the founder and Managing Director of Fukutomi Company Limited which was established in year 1984. Being one of the leaders of the plastic recycling industry,

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Pesticide Container Recycling Rate Study

Pesticide Container Recycling Rate Study   Ron Perkins Ag Container Recycling Council (ACRC) Speaker Bio: Ron has over 45 years of experience in the waste management and resource recovery profession. This experience includes fifteen years as the owner/operator of a solid waste management firm that implemented innovative

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Barriers and Opportunities to Implementing an Agricultural Plastics Recycling Program in Nova Scotia, Canada

Barriers and Opportunities to Implementing an Agricultural Plastics Recycling Program in Nova Scotia, Canada Isaac Muise Dalhousie University Speaker Bio: Isaac Muise is currently working as a middle-school teacher in Egypt. He recently completed a Master’s in Environmental Studies at Dalhousie University and holds an HBSc from

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Collection Programs for Agricultural Plastics in Germany

Collection Programs for Agricultural Plastics in Germany   Jan Bauer RIGK GmbH Speaker Bio: Since 2011 Jan Bauer, 32, has been Head of EPRO`s Agricultural Plastics Group. Jan Bauer  is working for RIGK as a Commercial Manager. He is responsible for 2 recovery schemes and the financial

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Agricultural Plastics Recycling in Europe

Agricultural Plastics Recycling in Europe Antoon “Ton” Emans Plastics Recyclers Europe   Speaker Bio: Ton Emans has more than 25 years’ experience in plastic recycling process. He is Director Group Recycling. Ton Emans started his career with DSM in Geleen, the Netherlands and worked as researcher in the

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