Business Opportunity for Packaging Producers – Meet the Challenge!
Call for Sustainable Packaging Solutions from Cambodia and beyond.
Sustainable Packaging in the Food and Beverage Sector
The Waste Summit Cambodia 2021 was hold virtually through a series of webinar conferences under the theme of “The Innovative Role of Technologies in Waste Management as a way forward for Sustainable Development” from 2 to 4 September 2021. The summit was organized by the Konrad Adenauer Foundation Cambodia and GIZ. With this summit, the organizers aimed to create a sustainable dialogue and to create a platform to enable future partnerships between problem-solvers, investors, start-ups, and other relevant actors. Therefore, the summit immersed in new business ideas and showcased tech entrepreneurial and social approaches to innovate Cambodian waste management systems.
Delegation organized and moderated a slot on sustainable packaging solutions in Cambodia on Friday, 3 September 2021. The speakers gave insights about the impact of plastic packaging waste pollution in Cambodia and the urgent need to find alternatives. The panel focused on sustainable packaging solutions in the food and beverage sector. They presented available alternatives and implicated approaches and best practices. The slot was very well attended and created a lively exchange between the speakers and the summit participants.
The speakers were:
- Dr. Jérôme Fakhry, Senior Regional Officer, Global Green Growth Institute
Plastic Waste Management options in Cambodia
- Mrs. Sandy Kotan, Director, Only One Planet Cambodia
Applications of sustainable packaging in F&B
- Dr. Irina Chakraborty, Director, Bong Bonlai Vegan Restaurant
Best Practices: Sustainable Packaging Solutions
- Mr. Kazuya Kubota, Country Director, Pizza4P's Cambodia
The approach of Zero Waste Design application in F&B
Moderator: Dr. Martin Krummeck, Delegate, AHK Myanmar
To learn more about the Waste Summit 2021 in Cambodia,
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You will also find a large array of documents and information from all types of sources related to waste management in Cambodia. These resources will guide you to a greater insight into what waste management is and how it is important for sustainable development. You will be also introduced to existing regulations and future strategies to make waste management in Cambodia more effective.