Jose Augusto Viveiro

Jose Augusto joined the petrochemical industry back in 1997 and since then focusing his career in selling (from basic to specialty chemicals and from fossil-based to bio-based materials) and developing both new applications and businesses.

He joined Braskem in 2009. With MBA in Business Administration, his current roles are Sales Director for South America and Asia-Pacific for the I'm green PE and Global New Business Development.

Biobased Bioplastic Polymers and the Future of Bottling

Thursday, May 10th
9:00am to 10:30am

(PLASTICS Bioplastics Division)

Bottles and jars represent 75% of all plastic containers, and the market is estimated to be worth almost $390 billion in 2020. Companies are leveraging the consumer demand for sustainably-sourced polymers by developing biobased options for the bottling industry. Come learn more about innovation in plastics derived from renewable sources, and how they may impact your business in the future. 

9:00am to 10:30am

Biobased Bioplastic Polymers and the Future of Bottling

Michael A. Saltzberg, Ph.D
Jose Augusto Viveiro
Ruth O'Neill