Peter Sejersen is the technical manager of TEPPFA. He is responsible for the many projects that the European Plastic Pipe and Fitting Association is running together with the member companies and external research institutes. The projects are related to technical as well as the environmental performance of plastic pipe systems. Furthermore, a number of the projects aims directly on the use of recycled materials in pipe systems.
The assignments include membership of a number of Working Groups and Application Groups within the association as well as being the liaison officer between TEPPFA and a number of European standardization committees.
Peter has a long carrier in the plastic pipe business, the later years working for Wavin as overall responsible for the 8 manufacturing sites in Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Finland, including QA, HSE and standardization. Before the assignment in manufacturing Peter had a number of positions in product management and product development.
Next to the duties in pipe industry Peter has been active in the – at times very intensive – public and political discussion around the environmental issues of PVC.
In a number of years Peter was chairman of the PVC recycling initiative in Denmark and for this effort he was awarded by the Industry Federation.
Peter is a Danish citizen and holds a master degree in engineering.