Monday 2 September

9:00 am9:05 am

Welcome to the 6th International Secondary Lead Conference

Andy Bush, International Lead Association

9:05 am9:30 am
9:30 am9:55 am
Recycling Lead in China

Dong Li
Leoch Battery Pte Ltd

9:55 am10:20 am
Do recent developments in the global regulatory landscape really threaten the future of the lead battery?

Steve Binks
Regulatory Affairs Director
International Lead Association

10:20 am10:50 am


10:50 am11:15 am
Lead Recycling in India – New Challenges and Opportunities

L. Pugazhenthy
Executive Director
India Lead Zinc Development Association

11:15 am11:40 am
By-products from the Metallurgical Industry – Case Study: Slags from Primary Lead Production

Juergen Antrekowitsch
Associate Professor
University of Leoben

12:05 pm12:30 pm
Refractories for Recycling Lead

Herman Wijaya Santoso
Sales Manager
PT. Harbison Walker International

12:30 pm1:20 pm


1:20 pm3:20 pm
3:20 pm3:45 pm


3:45 pm4:10 pm
Solvent-based Recycling of Lead-Acid Batteries

A.K. Ola Hekselman
Research Associate
Imperial College London

4:10 pm4:35 pm
A Holistic Approach Towards the Recycling of Used Lead–Acid Batteries

Vijay Kumar Pareek
Executive Director
Gravita India Ltd

4:35 pm5:00 pm
5:00 pm5:25 pm
Oxy E Burner Combustion Technology for Lead Recycling Furnaces

Genaro Guinto
Combustion Application Engineer
Air Liquide

Tuesday 3 September

9:00 am9:25 am
9:25 am9:50 am
9:50 am10:15 am
Plant-Wide Air Pollution Controls – Case Studies

John Fields
VP Global Strategic Accounts
Nederman MikroPul

10:15 am10:40 am
10:40 am11:00 am


11:00 am11:20 am

Presentation Title TBC

Rosa Vivien Ratnawati, Ministry of Environment and Forestry

11:20 am11:40 am
UN Environment’s Work on Lead-Acid Batteries

Desiree Montecillo-Narvaez
Programme Officer - Chemicals and Health Branch, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
United Nations

11:40 am12:00 pm
Remediating Lead-Contaminated Sites Polluted by Informal Lead Smelters

Budi Susilorini Slamet
Indonesia Country Director
Pure Earth/Blacksmith Institute

12:40 pm1:30 pm


1:30 pm1:55 pm
Commodity price risk management – a simplified approach to protect margins

Edric Koh
Head of Corporate Sales, Asia
London Metal Exchange

1:55 pm2:20 pm
The latest technologies for recycling used lead–acid batteries

Robert Wirtz
Director of Engineering
Wirtz Manufacturing Company, Inc.

2:20 pm2:45 pm
How Recycling is Changing the Lead–Acid Battery Economy in the Middle East

Eng. Salam Al Sharif
Sharif Metals Group Chairman
BIR Amb. Comm. Chairman, BMR Hon. Chairman

2:45 pm3:00 pm