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Welcome to Sustainable Materials Conference & Expo 2024

Source The Latest Sustainable & Circular Solutions

Sustainable Materials Conference & Expo is the largest, free to attend trade fair and conference for renewable and circular materials and manufacturing solutions. Held as part of Sustainable Industry Week, and with the addition of its co-located sister brand, Sustainable Chemicals Conference & Expo, it provides visitors with the perfect opportunity to source new solutions across the entire supply chain to meet the growing demand for sustainable and circular products.

Sustainable Materials Conference & Expo is part of Sustainable Industry Week, which incorporates Greener Manufacturing Conference & Expo, Sustainable Chemicals Conference & Expo and Plastic Waste Free World Conference & Expo. Join us in Koelnmesse on 13-14 November to access all four events with one pass and see hundreds of new products on display, meet new business partners, and learn from the industry’s thought leaders at the 3 free to attend conference stages right on the exhibition floor.






Conference Streams



Interested In Exhibiting?

Interested In Exhibiting?

The exhibition is the perfect opportunity to showcase your company in front of a highly targeted global audience. 


Get Your Free Visitor Pass

Get Your Free Visitor Pass

Sustainable Materials Conference & Expo is a free-to-attend exhibition. Register below to get your free Visitor Pass. 


Attend The Conference

Attend The Conference

3 individual conference streams, more than 130+ speakers, and over 500+ delegates! This is Europe's leading sustainability conference.


Find The Latest Technologies, Solutions, & Partners To Enhance Your Environmental Credentials 

Reduce The Environmental Impact of Your Manufacturing Operations 

The sustainable materials industry is under increasing pressure to reduce the environmental impact of their operations, especially in relation to emissions and impacts on global climate change. The Sustainable Materials Conference & Expo will showcase brand-new technologies and solutions that will help chemicals companies to: 

  • Conserve natural resources
  • Switch to renewable energy
  • Reduce emissions and become carbon-neutral
  • Eliminate manufacturing waste
  • Increase energy efficiency
  • Reduce dependency on fossil resources
  • Reduce operating costs
  • Create a closed-loop production process

Design and Produce Environmentally Friendly Products

With consumer and public interest in sustainable products and brands positioned to grow exponentially over the next decade, Sustainable Materials Conference & Expo is the must-attend event for any company looking to source the latest and next generation of sustainable and more environmentally friendly alternatives to traditional fossil-fuel based products and materials.

The exhibition & conference will showcase leading green material producers, feedstock and raw material suppliers, and new material innovations for applications in a number of industries including pharmaceuticals, paint and coatings, lubricants and adhesives, paper & packaging, plastics, agrochemicals, cleaning & hygiene products, cosmetics and personal care, consumer products, clothing and textiles, furniture,  automotive and transportation, and many other industry applications.

Part of Sustainable Industry Week

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Access All 4 Co-Located Events:

Sustainable Chemicals Conference & Expo

Sustainable Chemicals Conference & Expo is the largest, free to attend trade fair and conference for renewable and circular chemical products and production solutions.

Plastic Waste Free World Conference & Expo

The must attend event for any company looking to reduce their plastic footprint and hit their plastic waste targets. Find the latest plastic free products, alternative materials, and recycling solutions.

Sustainable Materials Conference & Expo

Explore a new range of sustainable materials that are made from natural resources, have a lower carbon footprint, and are easier to recycle than traditional materials.

Greener Manufacturing Conference & Expo

Gain high-quality insights to help you make your products better for the planet and lower the environmental impact of your manufacturing. Achieve your next sustainability targets – fewer resources, zero waste, lower carbon emissions.

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