The 15th International Congress for Battery Recycling organised by ICM AG will be held from September 15 â€“ 17, 2010 in the Hotel Conrad in charming Brussels, Belgium.
Over 150 delegates from industry, authorities and academia will discuss and present the following topics:
â€¢ Update of the Battery Directive Implementation
â€¢ Global update of battery collection and recycling legislation
â€¢ REACH and batteries
â€¢ Individual collection schemes vs. collective schemes
â€¢ Illegal export of spent batteries
â€¢ Safety issues & transportation regulations
â€¢ Challenge for new Member States to implement the Batteries Directive
â€¢ The great future of EHV, PEHV and EV battery systems
â€¢ The success of Li-Ion batteries â€“ how does it impact industry?
â€¢ Country reports on collection â€“ let’s focus on Eastern Europe
â€¢ Recycling efficiency
â€¢ New recycling technologies and processes
â€¢ Best available technologies for battery recycling
â€¢ Panel discussion: Are Battery Recyclers ready for the electric vehicle boom?
The congress is also offering plant tours in the vicinity of Brussels to the following outstanding companies:Â
Campine Recyling S.A, Beerse (lead battery recycling plant)
Revatech S.A., Engis and LiÃ¨ge (recycling plant of hazardous waste and batteries)
Umicore Battery Recycling, Hoboken (electronics and battery recycling plant)
An exhibition area is integrated into the conference facility, where vendors meet their clients. A cocktail reception and networking dinner create an excellent atmosphere to get in touch with your business partners, friends and competitors.
The organisers have launched a call for papers and invite interested authors to submit their proposals before March 12, 2010.
For further information contact:
ICM AG, International Congress & Marketing Schwaderhof 7, 5708 Birrwil, Switzerland
Phone: +41 62 785 10 00
Fax: +41 62 785 10 05