On May 23rd in Malmö prof. Rajni Hatti-Kaul, LU, will present STEPS vision about a future society where plastics are sustainably developed, produced, used and recycled in a circular economy.

She will also talk about the challenges in this cross-border program.

The research program is performed with industrial partners to reflect the market needs for sustainable plastic systems. Perstorp is one participant and Åsa Halldén Björklund explains why research within new sustainable plastics is important for industry. Key-questions are how industry can contribute to research and how to utilize the new findings in industrial applications.