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Save the Planet – the right platform for waste technologies exposure

29-31 May 2013, Sofia, Bulgaria

The International b2b Exhibition and Conference Save the Planet will open its doors after some months and will bring together the global business. Through the years the event established itself as the innovation and experience platform in waste management in South-East Europe.

During the last years the countries in the Region make a significant progress in implementation of sustainable practices and adopting the best European regulations.

Due to the big market potential and business opportunities the 2013 edition is expected to attract more exhibitors, visitors and delegates. The business and the general public in South-East Europe are increasingly aware of the benefits of recycling and waste management – low environmental pollution, new resource flows, energy save and creation of new jobs.

Exhibitors from Austria, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Hungary, Germany, Italy, Poland, Turkey and Romania will present new for the market technologies and services.

Tailor-styled recycling solutions for plastic waste - granulators, shredders and pulverisers - will showcase Herbold Meckesheim GmbH at Save the Planet. Elkoplast is a company with an international scope of activities in the production of containers from metal, polyethylene and fiber glass for the collection, sorting, compaction and transport of waste. Another Czech company is Dekonta which intend to expand its market share in the Balkans in projects related to the remediation of contaminated sites with hazardous substances (oil, chlorinated hydrocarbons and metals). A biofilter technology for capturing and purification of organic pollutants in the air will be presented also at the exhibition.

For the first time there will be a Hungarian National Participation, organized by the Hungarian Investment and Trade Agency, and Italian Pavilion.

EREMA Engineering Recycling Maschinen und Anlagen GmbH is a traditional participant at the Austrian Pavilion which will be at the Exhibition for the 4th year in a row. Since it was founded in 1983, the company has developed a wide portfolio: plastics recycling systems, pelletizing systems, etc. Visitors will have an opportunity to explore the products of IFE – one of the world's leading manufacturers of vibroconveyors, screening machines and magnetic separators. Another exhibitor Polytechnik will showcase boilers and firing systems for biogenic fuels.

Well-known Bulgarian companies are also among the exhibitors - Recycling Bulgaria, K.A. Technology, Balbok Engineering, Roland Trading, Krest Group, Meva Bulgaria, etc.

The organizer Via Expo have announced the speaker lineup - experts from the Association of Plastics Manufacturers in Europe, Association of Cities and Regions for Recycling and Sustainable Resource Management ACR+, European Commission - DG Environment, Association for Waste Treatment and Recycling Technology within VDMA, European Network of Environmental Professionals, etc.

Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy, Smart Buildings, Lift and Escalators are the topics of the parallel Exhibition and Forum.  

For more info: Via Expo –

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Via Expo is a Member of:

Bulgarian Association of Recycling

Bulgarian Photovoltaic Association

Bulgarian- Swiss Chamber of Commerce

German-Bulgarian Chamber of Industry and Commerce

Bulgarian Industrial Association

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