May 12, 2020
Dr. Lafleur is a professor of Chemical Engineering with 37 years of experience in the field of polymer processing and properties of plastics. He is the author of more than 100 publications on several relevant subjects including recycling of plastics and biopolymers. He is a member of the Research Centre for High Performance Polymer and Composite Systems and the Québec Acceleration Lab on Plastics and Circular Economy of the Institut EDDEC – Environnement, Développement Durable et Économie Circulaire. Prior to his current position at Polytechnique Montréal, Dr. Lafleur held the positions of Chair of the Chemical Engineering department and VP Academic and International. He is a Fellow of Engineers Canada and of the Canadian Academy of Engineering.