Turning the tide from the recent wave of petrochemical investments

Activity: Talk or presentationPublic lecture/debate/seminar


Speaker in a panel on the topic "Governing petrochemicals: the dual challenges of decarbonizing the plastics economy and phasing out virgin plastic production". The presentation draws heavily on the published paper "Plastic dinosaurs: Digging deep into the accelerating carbon lock-in of plastics" (linked below).
Period2021 Aug 31
Event titleGlobal Governance of Plastic Pollution: Transforming the Global Plastics Economy
Event typeConference
LocationGeneva, SwitzerlandShow on map

UKÄ subject classification

  • Energy Systems
  • Social Sciences Interdisciplinary


  • plastics
  • carbon lock-in