Spotlight on Solutions (Innovation)

23 November 2022
14:55 - 16:10

Theme Overview

Innovation is imperative in addressing the plastic pollution crisis. Advancing circularity demands non-conventional and novel approaches throughout the entire plastic value chain. Solutions under the innovation theme exhibit innovative circularity interventions that also address gender, human rights and responsible business conduct.


  • Nature based food packaging: An innovative alternative to single use plastic – Dr. Weerachat Kittirattanapaiboon, CEO and Founder, Gracz
  • Targeting single-use plastic at the source: technology-driven reusable and returnable packaging – Bintang Ekananda, Founder and CEO, Koinpack
  • Rethinking drinking water system with zero plastic bottles – Nicolas Perez, Founder and CEO, PT Pran Indo Permata Abadi (P.I.P.A.)
  • Transforming marine litter into new manufacturable materials through inclusive approaches – Seah Kian Hoe, Founder and Managing Director, Heng Hiap Industries Sdn. Bhd.