A Sustainable future for Adhesives and Sealants - Hosted by BASA
Time & Location
Wednesday: 15.00 to 16.00, Stage 2
Dr. Norman KeaneDirector of Innovation Ingevity
About this Session
A Sustainable future for Adhesives and Sealants
FEATURE PANEL SESSION: Hosted by BASA (British Adhesives & Sealants Association)
60 min feature panel session on Day 1, hosted by BASA (British Adhesives and Sealants Association)
The panel will look at aspects of sustainability (packaging, VOC emissions and energy demands) relating to the Net Zero pledges, the issue of dismantlability and the need for innovative design and how regulation and standards have a role to play in the development of innovative solutions to enable circularity and sustainability. Representatives from the sector and standards and Regulation makers will discuss how adhesives and sealants can be enablers for a sustainable future.
Session Host – Jim Palmer J P Consultancy Ltd – BASA Technical Officer
Steve Farnworth, Managing Director – Itac
Jenny Barnett, SHEQ Manager – F Ball and Co Ltd
Lorna Williams, Executive Officer – British Adhesives & Sealants Association
Bio: Dr Norman Keane is Director of Innovation for Ingevity’s Engineered Polymers business, based at Warrington in Cheshire and is the home of the Capa® range of products. Dr Keane started his career with ICI initially in Advanced Materials at Wilton before joining the Polyurethanes business (Now Huntsman) in Brussels. He has held senior R&D management roles with Elementis, Ansell and Weir Group in Malaysia and the United States and is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry.