Emerging Trends in Plastics Recycling

This four-part series of short courses are intended to provide foundational training in plastics recycling, however, in the context of providing participants an overview of new methods that potentially could transform the industry.

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Fundamentals of Mechanical Recycling of Plastic

This four-part short course series provides an overview on the technology and best practices of mechanical recycling.

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Systems Analysis Tools & First Insights from REMADE Projects Awareness Certificate

Dr. Barbara Reck of Yale University will present an introduction to systems analysis, the principles of the Circular Economy, and the tools and metrics used to measure progress towards more material circularity.

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Introduction to Circular Economy and Systems Analysis

Dr. David Shonnard, Michigan Technological University, presents an introduction to the Circular economy and Systems Analysis, covering goals, links to sustainable development, and supporting literature. Awareness Level. Duration: 1 hour 38 minutes.

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Mapping the Materials Base for REMADE

Join REMADE for an exciting project webinar looking at U.S. and global material cycles for metals, fibers, plastics, and printed circuit boards and how this key information helps calculate recycling rates and more. Duration: 1 hour.

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Flexible Plastic Packaging: Industry Landscape, Challenges and Opportunities Short Course

This short course will cover the composition and structure of typical flexible packaging types and discuss current options for recycling these materials. Awareness Level. Duration: 1 hour 58 minutes across 4 parts.

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Flexible Plastic Packaging: Industry Landscape, Challenges and Opportunities

This webinar will cover the composition and structure of typical flexible packaging types, discuss current options for recycling these materials, and share recent results from REMADE-funded work on this topic. Duration: 53 minutes.

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Mechanical Recycling Limitations and Ways to Overcome Limitations

In this short course, participants will learn process steps of mechanical recycling and its limitations. Awareness Level. Duration: 42 minutes across 2 parts.

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Mechanical Recycling Testing, Extruding, and Recovery

In this short course, we will provide an in-depth overview of mechanical recycling technologies capable of converting plastic waste into high value products. Awareness Level. Duration: 2 hours 4 minutes across 4 parts.

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End-of-Life and the Circular Economy

This short course focuses on the various options for recovering end-of-life plastics and areas where there is opportunity to improve recycling and recovery. Awareness Level. Duration: 32 minutes.

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