KICK-OFF : Innovation process for the circularity of plastics in the Americas (CPAP)

KICK-OFF : Innovation process for the circularity of plastics in the Americas (CPAP)

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The International Cleantech Network invites you to an online webinar to present and discuss the plastic challenges faced by the cities of Rio de Janeiro, Medellín, and Bogotá, under the Circulars Plastics in the Americas Program (CPAP).

Join the webinar and initiate your journey as a potential solution provider for the presented challenges. According to your expertise and shared interest, you will have the opportunity to be selected to attend in-person co-creation workshops where solutions will be developed through international collaboration.


1. Rio challenges presenation:

  • How to promote socio-environmental impact business capable of promoting the generation of green jobs and income
  • How to promote the incorporation of new raw materials/inputs into the plastics production chain, ensuring technical, financial, and regulatory feasibility (bioplastics, biodegradable, and compostable plastics)
  • How to make recycling at scale feasible in the Municipality

2. Medellín and Bogotá challenges presentation.

3. Q&A


In this webinar you will also have the opportunity to hear about the: sustainable development and climate action plan of City of Rio; the current recycling status of plastics, and lessons learned from mapping the flow of recyclable materials in Rio de Janeiro.


To know more about CPAP and upcoming events and opportunities, please sign up for the online platform:

For practical information about the webinar and CPAP, please contact Maria Dominguez ( or Lais Valenca (


8. september kl. 14:30 - 16:30


Maria Dominguez
Projektleder (i Portugal)
+351 912 438 309
Lais de Rezende Valenca
+45 5280 3549