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Renewable & Bio-based Chemicals Summit

Date: 4th May 2016 - 5th May 2016 Location: Chicago - Illinois - USA

ACI’s Renewable & Bio-based Chemicals Summit, formally known as Biochemical & Bioplastics, will bring forth present trends and needs within the emerging sustainable industry. The conference will focus on current trends in renewable & bio-based chemicals with a wider range of applications including; bioplastics, biopolymers, consumer, industrial and institutional products. Join us at the conference to explore insights from key players across the entire value chain.

Key Topics:

  • An Overview of the Emerging Renewable & Bio-based Chemical Industry
  • Analysing Oil Price: Floor & Ceiling Predictions for the Next 12 Months
  • Highlighting Current Feedstock Trends
  • Feedstock for the Future
  • Life Cycle Assessment for Bio-based Products
  • Government Policy, Funding & Regulation
  • Bio-based Products from a Brand Owner’s Perspective
  • Bio Brand’s Panel: How to Sustainably Take Over the Shelves
  • Bio-based Product Case Studies
  • New & Future Technologies


4th May 2016
5th May 2016
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Joanna Mieloch – Delegate Sales
+48 (0) 61 646 7036
Mohammad Ahsan – Marketing & Delegate Sales
+44 (0) 203 141 0606
Joanna Mieloch – Delegate Sales
+48 (0) 61 646 7036
Joanna Mieloch – Delegate Sales
+48 (0) 61 646 7036
Joanna Mieloch – Delegate Sales
+48 (0) 61 646 7036


Ivy Boutique Hotel
233 E. Ontario
Chicago, IL 606011 United States

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  • An Overview of the Emerging Renewable & Bio-based Chemical Industry
  • Analysing Oil Price: Floor & Ceiling Predictions for the Next 12 Months
  • Highlighting Current Feedstock Trends
  • Feedstock for the Future
  • Life Cycle Assessment for Bio-based Products
  • Government Policy, Funding & Regulation
  • Bio-based Products from a Brand Owner’s Perspective
  • Bio Brand’s Panel: How to Sustainably Take Over the Shelves
  • Bio-based Product Case Studies
  • New & Future Technologies

The conference invites attendees from across chemical, plastics, packaging, industrial, consumer goods, speciality chemicals, automotive and cosmetic industries. With attendees from across value chain, ACI’s Renewable & Bio-based Chemicals Summit will welcome feedstock producers, product managers, process technologists, R&D scientist, and sustainability managers. Our previous editions have welcomed companies such as KODAK, Nestle, Amcor Flexibles Europe & Americas,  Gevo, Shell, BASF, Corbion, DSM Bio-based products, Dupont, BioAmber, Myriant, Verdezyne, Ineos Bio, Clariant, Frost & Sullivan, NNFCC, Cargill, UPM Biochemicals, ThyssenKrupp, Synthos Group, Soffinova Partners, Arkema, Novamont, WUR, & many more.

ACI has put together a range of packages to suit your requirements. These range from branding options, to full scale partner solutions and can be tailored to meet your objectives and budgets.

If you are launching a new product or service and wish to gain visibility and brand recognition within your industry, contact us today!

For commercial opportunities, please contact:

Maureen Ignacio

+44 20 3141 0636

[email protected]

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Ally Latourelle, Managing Partner, BioEconomy Partners

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Igancio Hyland, Co-Founder, Greenalma

Peter Jackman, Director,  Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox


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