Intertek to Present and Exhibit at Fakuma 2017

September 26, 2017

Intertek, a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide, will be presenting and exhibiting at Fakuma International Trade Fair for Plastics Processing taking place in Friedrichshafen, Germany from October 17-21, 2017.

Fakuma celebrates its 25th anniversary this year welcoming 1700+ exhibitors and 40,000+ industry visitors from 120 countries worldwide. This is a must-attend event for stakeholders wishing to learn about the latest technologies, as well as processes and tools for efficient plastics processing by means of injection moulding, extrusion, thermoforming and 3D printing.

The polymer industry is heavily focused on the development of innovative, safe, sustainable and cost-effective materials. Key industry and business drivers for plastics and polymer materials have aimed to improve the functionality and performance of the materials and the safety of vehicles while also reducing vehicle weight and VOC emission. In response to new regulations, and ongoing technology innovations automotive manufacturers are continuing to innovate in using plastics and polymer materials to meet tomorrow’s legislative challenges and market demands. Our experts will be available in hall B2, booth 2225 during the event to discuss your company’s specific requirements and to inform visitors about new developments in the polymer, technical, regulatory or market related industries.

During the event, our experts will offer a series of stand presentations discussing the following topics:

  • European Framework Regulations for Plastic Food Contact Materials - An Update on the EU 10/2011 | Hall B2, Stand 2225
    Presenters: Nadine Thomis, Business Development Manager, Food Contact Regulatory Services & Chantal Haarmann, Commercial Manager, Chemical and Pharmaceuticals
    • 17/10/17 11AM / 3PM
    • 18/10/17 10AM / 4PM
    • 19/10/17 10AM
  • Automotive VOC: A Global View | Hall B2, Stand 2225
    Presenter: Dr. Jan-Willem Housmans, Application Specialist, Automotive& Polymers
    • 19/10/17 12 / 3PM
    • 20/10/17 11AM/ 3PM
  • Automotive Industry and Material Evaluation | Hall B2, Stand 2225
    Presenter: Marco Theunissen, Business Development Manager, Automotive & Polymers
    • 17/10/17 10AM / 4PM
    • 18/10/17 11AM / 3PM
    • 19/10/17 11AM

With many decades of experience in the automotive, packaging, medical, chemical and other relevant industries, we can support your business in every step of your process. From the development of new and innovative polymer products together with quality control, to auditing, inspection, processing, testing and related regulatory services, including food contact compliance and global chemical notification, and advisory support.

Our polymer engineers, chemists and regulatory experts have many years of industry experience and our well-equipped polymer laboratories provide a broad depth of services to all stakeholders in the polymers and polymer applications industries.

To set-up a meeting with our experts during the show, please contact


About Intertek

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Intertek is a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide. Our network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices and over 42,000 people in more than 100 countries, delivers innovative and bespoke Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification solutions for our customers' operations and supply chains. Intertek Total Quality Assurance expertise, delivered consistently, with precision, pace and passion, enabling our customers to power ahead safely.


Contact Information

Tracy Veale
Global Marketing Manager
T: +1 905 542 2900

Manuel Quintas
Marketing Manager, Benelux
T: +31 88 126 88 00

Nadine Thomis
Business Development Manager, Regulatory Services
T: +31 (0) 88 126 8888