WORKSHOP: Environmental and economical feasibility to recover glass fibers

Project: GlassCircle
Virtual Meeting & Physical Meeting
LCA of glass fiber, best practice stories from industry all to be shared during the workshop!


    Day 1 (14th September)
    15.00 Welcome!

    15.15 Workshop’s agenda, Zainab Al-Maqdasi (LTU)

    15.30 GlassCircle project, Liva Pupure (RTU)

    16.00 Mapping glass fiber ecosystem for value creation through circular use, Student presentation (AU)

    16.30 Concluding remarks
    Day 2 (15th September)
    08.55 Opening of Day-2

    09.00 Glass fibers - strong but sensitive, Christina Scheffler (IPF)

    09.30 Role of recycling industry, Martins Niklass (ZAAO)

    Industries: issues and solutions

    09.50 Anders Holmberg (Hitachi)

    10.10 Birgitha Nystrom (PodComp)

    10.30 Martins Millers (Valmiera Glass)

    10.50 Break

    11.10 Introduction to LCA, Carmen Cristescu (SLU)

    11.40 Waste mineral wool upcycled into alkali-activated facade panels and cobblestones with LCA, Barbara Horvat (ZAG)

    12.10 Giving recycled fiberglass a new life in circular products, Jakob W Nielsen (MILJØSKÆRM)

    12.30 Break

    12.50 Discussion panel, moderated by Z. Al-Maqdasi and R. Joffe (LTU)

    13.50 Concluding remarks


Upcoming events

Co-Creation Workshop: Business Model Co-creation / Ideation for Digital Circular Economy in GlassFiber Large Scale Manufacturing
Project: GlassCircle
Virtual Meeting & Physical Meeting
01. March 2024
10:00 - 15:00 (CET)

    Past events

    Hackathon on residue glass fiber material circular use
    Project: GlassCircle
    Virtual Meeting & Physical Meeting
    10. - 12. May 2023
    - (EEST)