Sara is a plastics expert working for the Ellen MacArthur Foundations within its New Plastics Economy initiative - an initiative to build momentum towards a plastics system that works. Sara works with stakeholders from across industry to rethink and redesign the future of plastics.
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
Sara Lindeblad Wingstrand
Research Analyst, New Plastics Economy
Ellen MacArthur Foundation