ReDisCoveR Composites

Tuesday, 12 Nov 2019

National Composites Centre

Join the ReDisCoveR project team for a composites end of life event bringing together major players from industry in a day of four workshops focusing on recycling, disassembly, circular materials, and reuse.

During these workshops, you will be able to have your say in steering the direction of major composites end of life projects, and have the opportunity to join influential and proactive consortia looking to cause a step change in the way the world thinks about composites and the circular economy. The High Value Manufacturing Catapult (HVMC) will be the driving force behind planning and bid writing efforts, turning these CR&D concepts into reality.

Agenda

  • 8:45 - Arrival and coffee
  • 9:00 - Welcome, introduction, and setting the scene
  • Morning workshop 1 – Recycling
  • Morning workshop 2 – Circular materials
  • 12:30 - Lunch
  • Afternoon workshop 1 – Reuse
  • Afternoon workshop 2 – Disassembly
  • 15:30 - Summary, next steps, and close

About ReDisCoveR

The ReDisCoveR project was set up by the HVMC to build a community around the major challenges faced by composite materials at end of life. The project team consists of experts from the NCC, the Advanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC), the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC), the Centre for Process Innovation (CPI), the Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) and Warwick Manufacturing Group (WMG).

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