The SILab'24 conference is devoted to topics covered by the emerging UN Treaty on Plastics.
Copernicus Science Centre

„The way we produce, use and dispose of plastics is polluting ecosystems, creating risks for human health and destabilizing the climate” said Inger Andersen, UNEP Executive Director

We urgently need a strong
UN Global Plastics Treaty

Join us and take action!


The shift to a circular economy would result in USD 1.27 trillion in direct savings.

This shift could also result in a net increase of 700,000 jobs by 2040

About the conference

Sustanability Industry Lab (SILab) is a project integrating science, business and administration to scale up innovative solutions for sustainable and equitable development, which occurs in harmony with the capabilities of the natural world. SILab events are consistent with the program assumptions of the United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA).


UNEP/GRID-Warsaw is an organisation established in Poland by the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) in 1991, under an agreement with the Government of the Republic of Poland. Implements the mission of UNEP by initiating partnerships and supporting Polish and international partners in sustainable development and climate protection.


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