Mineral Recycling Forum 2018 will bring together a panel of leading experts to examine and discuss the latest trends and developments in recycling industrial minerals from waste products.


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Confirmed speakers

The role of industrial minerals in the Circular Economy
Roger Doome, Secretary General, IMA-Europe, Belgium

ICL and recycling, a review on actual performance and potential
Kees Langveld, Technical Expert , ICL Fertilizers, the Netherlands

What the EV revolution will mean for the recycling/raw material industry
Hans Eric Melin, Managing Director, Creation Inn, UK

Refractory waste valorisation under Sidenor steel plant strategy
David Maza, R&D – Knowledge Group Leader, Sidenor, Spain

RHI Magnesita refractory recycling: the past and the future
Michael Postmann, Recycling Manager, RHI Magnesita, Austria

Efficient use of waste resources (ladle slag, refractories) using methodology and technological innovation
Jitka Halamová, Process Engineer, Technical Excellence Dept., ArcelorMittal Ostrava, Czech Republic

Building a refractory recycling business through the use of PDCA/SDCA methodology
Mario López, Recycling South America, RHI Magnesita, Brazil

Latest developments in utilising LIBS analysis in recycling
Dr Christian Bohling, General Manager, SECOPTA analytics GmbH, Germany

Recycling salt and its market applications
Vladimir M. Sedivy, President, Salt Partners Ltd, Switzerland

Modified fly ash: a green & advanced solution for cement & concrete – application technology, processing solutions, mobile container plants for R&D and production
Dietmar Alber, Business Development Director, Hosokawa Alpine AG, Germany, & Anna Huttunen, Process Director, Fatec Ltd, Finland

Topics will include:

  • Supply/demand outlook

  • Market drivers

  • Industry initiatives

  • Processing developments

  • Quality control innovations

  • Waste sources

such as

Spent refractories
Steel slag
Aluminium salt slag
Silica fume
Fly ash
Bottom ash
Li-ion batteries
Electronic and electrical waste
Water & sludge

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Programme Outline

Wednesday 14 March
FIELD TRIP 09.00-18.00 Details hereHorn logo
Thursday 15 March
Evening Networking Drinks Reception
Friday 16 March
Conference ends 14.00

Supply options

Glass life cycle

Ref sorting