Sustainable Plastics Live/GRIPS 2023 | Coventry Building Society Arena, Coventry, UK | 10-11 May 2023
The Transition to Plastics Circularity

The Sustainable Plastics Live element of the show series becomes dominant next year, as we proudly partner with the Global Research & Innovation in Plastics (GRIPS) 2023 conference. GRIPS is organised by the KTN and the UK Circular Plastics Network (UKCPN) , which aims to bring together the diverse users of plastic products and realise the best means for reducing plastic waste entering the environment.

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What is GRIPS?

Global Research & Innovation in Plastics Sustainability (GRIPS) is back for 2023, organised by the UK Circular Plastics Network & KTN. Now in its 3rd year, Global Research and Innovation in Plastics Sustainability has joined forces with Sustainable Plastics Live/GRIPS conference to become a live conference, exhibition and showcase on 10th – 11th May 2023, bringing together companies and individuals to highlight the best of the UK and select international activities which will lead to plastics being less likely to reach landfill, end up incinerated, or become fugitive in the environment.

What is Sustainable Plastics Live?

Sustainable Plastics Live/GRIPS conference brings together recycling professionals and plastic processors from across the UK for two days of networking, knowledge-sharing, and innovation. Sustainable Plastics Live/GRIPS conference will provide the opportunity for recycling & waste management companies, plastics processors, material suppliers, and local authorities to meet leading suppliers offering a full range of plastics recycling machinery, recycling equipment, suppliers of reclaimed plastics, and additive suppliers.








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Join with over 100 companies in the sustainable plastics and polymers space to meet with over 3,000 attendees all of whom have a focus on delivering sustainable futures for their respective companies and brands. Ensure you grow your business network in just 2 days at Sustainable Plastics Live and GRIPS 2023 conference. Access to 3x conference streams offering high level content across the 2 days.


Connect with over 1000 CEO/directors at Sustainable Plastics Live alongside leading future-focussed attendees, making Sustainable Plastics Live an optimum platform to do business with professionals connected to industry.


Sustainable Plastics Live and GRIPS conference unites the entire plastics ecosystem at a senior level and will explore the latest innovations and ideas to continually drive the circular plastics plan. Professionals on the cutting-edge of our ever-evolving industry will be on-site, all determined to grow their professional network, secure vital business connections, find new solutions, and seal deals

The Future of Plastics & Polymers

Sustainable Plastics Live/GRIPS conference is designed to create the opportunity to expand your market share and connect with top minds in facility management, operations, plastics engineering and design, research, recycling and sustainability, business development, and executive leadership who are transforming and advancing product innovation

In 2023, Plastics Live once again comprises 4 connected shows, Plastics Live itself (with a focus on the best in traditional plastic manufacturing technologies and services), AMPLAS (focused on plastic 3D printing), Industry 4.0 in Plastics, and Sustainable Plastics Live.

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