At Interpack, Düsseldorf, 10 May 2023, from 10.30-12.30 pm.

(in-person event)

Organised by European Bioplastics

Get some insights into the latest research developments and on the upscaling of novel biobased, recyclable packaging materials for food contact!

Meet the experts, exchange information, and explore business opportunities.

In the past few years, BIOnTop, a research and innovation project, focused on and organically recyclable mono-materials, multilayer trays and films compatible with MAP, recyclable and reusable coated woven fabrics, and secondary packaging from SRM.

Our experts will show the latest innovative biobased applications for tea bags, food wraps, shopping bags (textiles), cheese packaging (trays and lid films), fruit packaging (trays for fruits), and nets.

Target audience

Industry representatives working on packaging solutions for food contact.


The registration is closed as the workshop is fully booked.

Please note that you need to be registered AND have a valid ticket for Interpack in order to attend this workshop.



10.30-11.30 Presentations on innovative biobased materials for food packaging and food contact.

11.30-12.30 Speed dating with our 7 experts.

Meet our experts:

  • Willem Uyttendaele, CENTEXBEL
  • Sergio Mendoza, WeAreBio
  • Antonio Riaño, Innotech
  • Steven Verstichel, Organic Waste System Research Foundation
  • Michiel Platteeuw, Sioen Industries
  • Markus Schmid and Corina Reichert, Albstadt-Sigmaringen University
  • Rafael Alonso, AIMPLAS

BIOnTop has received funding from the Bio Based Industries Joint Undertaking under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 837761.