Nowadays the growing waste stream has both local and global impact on the environment and the economy which imposes a change of the current model of production and consumption. Save the Planet is the only B2B event in Bulgaria in an ‘exhibition and conference’ format dedicated to the advanced waste solutions: collection, treatment, recycling and resource efficiency. Bringing together sustainable technologies, ideas and key industry players, it creates the best environment for knowledge exchange and new business deals. Save the Planet successfully facilitates the entering of foreign companies into the perspective South-East European marketplace. The Region has a vast wealth of post-consumer, industrial and agriculture waste that can be converted into high-value resources. The SEE countries must also meet the EU targets: by 2030 at least 65% of all municipal waste and 75% of packaging waste has to be recycled; reducing landfill to maximum of 10% of municipal waste.
Visitor Profile • State administration and municipality representatives; mayors, ecologists • Investors and entrepreneurs • Landfill / Waste operators • Industry executives from the sectors: Waste management, Recycling, Ecology, Construction, Agriculture, Utilities-, Chemical-, Packaging-, Food, Textile, Paper-, Mining and metals industry, Health-care, Power engineering, etc.) • Environmental organizations, etc.
Exhibitor Profile • Waste collection • Transport vehicles and technologies • Waste treatment equipment • Medical waste treatment and disposal • Landfill • Treatment of contaminated soil • Hazardous waste treatment and disposal • Composting technologies and equipment • Equipment and technologies for recycling of plastics, textile, tires, paper, bio- and electronic waste • Processing of air emissions in incinerators • Ecodesign and new materials • Services: street cleaning, maintenance and winter road services, environment and resource management, consultancy