This year, weibold! is taking part in the MERAS VIII symposium. We are glad to schedule meetings with all interested parties. To schedule a meeting with weibold!’s team, please send an inquiry to

Organized by Hikmat International Recycling, MERAS VIII aims at bringing together delegates from more than 34 countries to discuss problems and opportunities in the field of recycling in Middle East. The symposium invites all interested parties to hear from others who are making difference, to learn about new trends and discuss important current and emerging recycling issues related to the GCC and Middle East region. In particular, the symposium also highlights tire and plastic recycling issues and updates.

The two-day event provides opportunities for recyclers to network, lay a foundation for collaboration, establish business relationships and consider new ideas, for MERAS VIII will be oriented at sharing and learning. The main emphasis of the symposium is discussing the latest trends in recycling from the landfill to the ready-to-use raw material. The core of the agenda is: waste segregation, tire recycling, plastic recycling, recycling of batteries, paper, wood and pulp recycling.

Main symposium topics will include:

  • Municipal waste segregation at the landfill
  • Plastic and wood recycling and plastic wood composite production
  • Tyre recycling technologies and trends
  • Downstream products
  • Flooring and irrigation pipes production
  • Pyrolysis of waste tires, carbon black production
  • Used lead acid battery recycling

 Who is going to attend

  • Governments
  • Environmental protection agencies
  • Consultants
  • Contractors
  • Engineers
  • Operators
  • Educators
  • Businesses
  • Recycling equipment manufacturers and technology providers

For more information on the agenda and participation, please click here.