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Sara Wingstrand

Sara Wingstrand

Research Analyst, New Plastics Economy

Role at the Foundation

As a Research Analyst within the New Plastics Economy team, Sara supports and facilitates the cross value chain dialogue and collaboration that explores ways for the industry to transition to a circular economy for plastics. 

Background: 

Prior to joining the Ellen MacArthur foundation in March 2018, Sara obtained her PhD in Polymer Physics at the Technical University of Denmark. Here she worked on connecting the micro-structure of solid and liquid polymers to their macroscopic mechanical properties. She has a background in Chemical and Biochemical engineering and has studied Denmark, Zürich, Canada and Belgium