Virtual seminar: Scientific evidence and myths about microplastics: analysis and innovation
November 11, 2021 – November 25, 2021
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The materials used to make packaging for food, medicine, and other products, as well as medical devices, generate an impact on the environment that all sectors are willing to change in order to protect the planet. Knowing the situation, analyzing it, and providing research options for the development of sustainable options is the purpose of this project.
This seminar will have as its central axis to present the state of affairs regarding the materials currently used, their weight in the environmental impact, forms of analysis, and bases for innovation.
PhD. José Roberto Vega Baudrit
Director of the National Nanotechnology Laboratory (LANOTEC), Costa Rica
MBA. Erick Blanco
Regional Technical Manager, Muehlstein
Dr. Igor Carvalho
Commercial leader of HORIBA Scientific Latin America