A&S and the Circular economy – a member’s case study on recycling (Part of the BASA programme at CHEMUK 2021)


Jenny BarnettSHEQ Manager - F. Ball and Company Ltd

Time & Location

Wednesday: 11.00 to 11.20, Stage 2

About this presentation

This presentation will look at how manufacturers can be responsible for what they produce once it has left the site. It considers aspects such as extended producer responsibility, a demand for zero avoidable waste on construction sites and a life cycle approach for manufacturers of adhesives and sealants. The presentation looks at a specific case study for how one member, F Ball and Company Ltd, is approaching the subject.

2-day British Association of Sealants & Adhesives (BASA) programme at CHEMUK 2021

Over the 2 days, BASA provide 3 distinctive presentations, providing valuable perspective from the Adhesives & Sealants sector:

  • Wed 15 Sept, 11.00 – 11.20, Stage 2 –  A&S and the Circular economy – a member’s case study on recycling  (Jenny Barnett, SHEQ Manager – F. Ball and Company Ltd)
  • Wed 15 Sept, 15.30 – 15.50, Stage 2 – Performance demands for sustainability, energy efficiency and the circular economy (Jim Palmer, Technical Consultant & BASA Technical Officer – BASA)
  • Thur 16 Sept, 11.00 – 11.20, Stage 2 –  The Demands of Regulation on a downstream adhesive or sealant user  (Lorna Williams, Executive Officer – BASA)


Speaker Bio

Jenny has worked in the Adhesives industry for 15 years, originally in quality and analytical laboratories with the last 10 years in Health, Safety and Environmental Management and ISO management systems (9001, 14001 and 18001). In this time, she has led a global sustainability team and is currently the chair of the BASA Environment and Sustainability working group and. Now working as the SHEQ Manager for F. Ball and Co. Ltd, the UK’s leading manufacturer of flooring adhesives and floor preparation products for the contract flooring industry, Jenny has a BSc(Hons) degree in Molecular Science (with an environmental chemistry leaning) and a Post Grad Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health (DipOSH).