Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2019 Finalists

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Automotive, Electrical or Electronic Product of the Year

This category covers interior or exterior plastic components incorporated in the design of automotive products. Electrical and electronic appliances also fall under the scope of this category.

Plastic parts incorporated in the design of cars, truck or motorbikes which are made of recycled materials are eligible. Sector of application is not limited but the products must be made of recycled plastic materials. Appliances like washing machines, vacuum cleaners and coffee makers are examples of products which can be submitted as well as automotive products.

A Luxus high performance environmentally positive polypropylene grade developed for auto interior parts in the Nissan Micra K14

Company
Luxus Ltd and Groupe Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Motor Company

DellEMC Closed Loop Plastic Recycling

Company
DellEMC

Grundig Oven Plastics from Recycled Ghost Fishing Nets

Company
Arçelik

Grundig Tumble Dryer Recycled Bottom Baseboard

Company
Arçelik

The recycled plastics demo car which kick starts Volvo Cars new plastics strategy

Company
Volvo Car Corporation
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Building & Construction Product of the Year

Plastic products used in construction destined both for outdoors and indoor applications are covered within this category. A wide range of products can be submitted, including flooring, piping, window frames, insulation, roofing, doors, wall coverings, landscaping products, outdoor furniture, etc. Durability of the products as well as the value added in terms of sustainability for the building & construction sector will be the key aspects by which the products will be evaluated.

CREATION 55 CLIC

Company
GERFLOR

DAN-Board color, plain and structure

Company
Danrec A/S

iD Revolution

Company
TARKETT, Hainaut-Plast Industry

MPO Easy Channel

Company
Multiport GmbH
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Household & Leisure Product of the Year

Any plastic product present in households and used for everyday activities, including leisure activities and sports, or any other product that improves everyday life falls under the scope of this category, Domestic goods, sports and leisure equipment, fashion accessories, furniture and any other product, apart from electronic & electric appliances, can be submitted, apart from electrical & electronic goods which fall under the scope of their respective category.

BMA Axia® Vision 24/7

Company
Flokk AS

Paradise Marine Plastic Kayak

Company
Odyssey Innovation

PBD Collection bag

Company
Cedo Folien- und Haushaltsprodukte GmbH

Plaswood Edge Bench

Company
Plaswood part of RPC bpi recycled products
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Plastic Packaging Product of the Year

This category covers products used for consumer plastic packaging. Entries with innovative designs that respect design for recycling aspects are encouraged.

B-NAT Bio-based Shrink Film

Company

Yorkshire Packaging Systems and Bollore

DPB Pooling Pallet

Company

Cabka-IPS, Dranken Pallet Beheer Nederland

Fairy Ocean Plastic bottle

Company
Procter & Gamble

Fillbee, the Zero Waste Returnable Pack

Company
DS Smith Plastics

NORDIVENT ECO 50

Company

NORDFOLIEN GmbH

Reborn

Company
Ceisa Packaging

Sustainable 100% rPET, flat wine bottle

Company
Garçon Wines

X-EnviroShrink

Company
RPC bpi protec
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Plastics Recycling Ambassador of the Year

This award will be presented to an inspirational individual who has made an outstanding contribution to the European plastics recycling industry in the last 12 months. This category is open to industry professionals, politicians, civil servants, NGO activists, citizens or any other individual dedicated to advocating for and advancing the recycling of plastics. Please nominate individuals you feel would be worthy of such an honour.

Note: You are not able to nominate yourself.

Carlos Monreal, CEO, Plastic Energy

Christina Busk, Environmental Policy Manager, The Danish Plastics Federation

David Katz, Founder and CEO, The Plastic Bank

Erica Canaia, Sales Director, FIMIC

Gian De Belder, Principal Scientist, Procter & Gamble

Javier A. Vázquez Sánchez, CEO, ABN Pipe Systems

Manfred Hackl, CEO, EREMA Group

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Product Technology Innovation of the Year

This category covers technology innovation which has brought significant improvements in the field of producing recyclable plastic products or incorporating recycled materials in product production. The technology innovation will be judged based on, among other aspects, the effectiveness, efficiency, innovation, performance, quality and profitability of the process. Any technology development which helps overcome current obstacles of recycling plastic products or which incorporates the use of recyclates in innovative high-end applications, qualifies under this category.

Bin-e

Company
Infocode

Clariter Technology

Company
Clariter

Deinking

Company
Cadel Deinking

REC-NIR-BLACK

Company
Ampacet

Replacing virgin plastics in multi-layer flexible packaging by Newcycling re-granulates

Company
APK AG, Henkel, Mondi and Borealis

Sustane

Company
RPC bpi recycled products

Thermal Anaerobic Conversion (TAC), Chemical Recycling for Plastic2Plastic

Company
Plastic Energy
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Recycling Machinery Innovation of the Year

Within this category, innovative machinery advancements which increase the efficiency and effectiveness of plastic recycling processes can be submitted. Developments and innovation in the fields of sorting, grinding, shredding, washing, filtering, extrusion and other stages of the recycling process can be submitted. The machinery will be judged based on, among other aspects, the effectiveness, efficiency, innovation, performance, quality and profitability it brings to the overall plastic recycling process.

Cascade Extrusion System COREMA®

Company
INTERSEROH Dienstleistungs GmbH and EREMA Engineering Recycling Maschinen und Anlagen Ges.m.b.H.

Compounding Extrusion Line "MMDT"

Company
RIALTI SpA

ECOIMPATTO

Company
Icma San Giorgio SpA

Gorillabelt T Screenchanger

Company
Cofit International

recoSTAR PET iV+: Processing PET fines with an ALL-IN-ONE recycling solution

Company
Starlinger & Co GesmbH