|Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2020 Finalists

Automotive, Electrical or Electronic Product of the Year – plastic parts used in automotive and electrical products

• ABS PCR Monofilament, for industrial and home use, by RE Plano GmbH

• Birò O2 electric car by Estrima srl

• Recycle Fan Shroud by Ford Otosan

• SENSEO® Eco Coffee Maker by Philips

Building & Construction Product of the Year – interior and exterior construction products of all types

• GreenMatter outdoor sports furniture by GreenMatter

• PVC-U range of trunking and conduit systems from Marshall-Tufflex Ltd

• OGEL CONSTRUCTION SYSTEM, a modular wall system by Products of Mass Construction Limited

• The virtuous lifecycle of a PET Bottle, a carrier for bituminous waterproofing membranes by Freudenberg Performance Materials

• Zedex Sustane, damp-proof course and cavity trays by Berry bpi

Household & Leisure Product of the Year – covering all types of domestic and leisure goods (excluding electricals)

• “Der Gelbe Sack” – a recycling sack made of ca. 95% recycled post-consumer plastic film by Pakufol ein Unternehmen der REMONDIS-Gruppe

• FALK – claimed to be the first design chair in the world to be made from post-consumer plastics – using the innovative recompound Procyclen® by HOUE Design ApS and INTERSEROH Dienstleistungs GmbH

• Innovative PCR compound updates an iconic school chair for the 2020s from Fortum Waste Solutions Oy

• MbM Europe display systems from Armo Europe Systems

• RH New Logic office chair by Flokk

• Salemo lounge set garden furniture by Keter

• From yoghurt cup to suitcase Samsonite, S’Cure ECO Green Grey Edition by Samsonite Europe NV

• Sustane Refuse Sack, multi-layer refuse sack from Berry bpi

• Wham Upcycled storage boxes by What More UK

Plastic Packaging Product of the Year – judged on design innovation with recycled content and design for recycling

• Circular Eco Line tube with flip top cap by RE Plano GmbH

• Plastics webshop bag film in 100% recycled material by Oerlemans Plastics B.V.

• NestRack © Pallet – Cabka’s new nestable and rackable pallet

• evian® (re)new in-home water appliance with a "bubble-like" container 100% recyclable and made with 100% recycled PET by DANONE

• Circular Eco Jar, double wall jars from RE Plano GmbH

• APET Evolve tray by Færch

• PET bottle 'Saskia Still' 1.5 litre by Schwarz Produktion – MEG

Plastics Recycling Ambassador of the Year – individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to European plastics recycling.

• Julen Rodriguez Sola, CEO of The Gravity Wave

• Flor Peña Herron, Sustainability Project Manager Europe at Avery Dennison

• Carlos de Los Llanos, Scientific Director at Citeo

• An Vossen, Executive Manager of Plarebel

• Kim Ragaert, Associate Professor at Ghent University

Product Technology Innovation of the Year – improving recyclable plastic products or incorporating recycled materials in product production

• Starlinger “circular packaging” technology for Bag2Bag rPP solutions by Starlinger & Co GesmbH

• ReVive™ 962 E multi-material packaging films from Ampacet Europe

• R-Silphan siliconized BoPET production by Siliconature spa

• Odor Scavenger odour absorber masterbatch from Ampacet Europe

• CuRe technology that removes polyester colour by CuRe Technology BV

• Upcycling of polystyrene foam demolition waste containing HBCD through dissolution. The PolyStyreneLoop cooperative bringing the circular economy in action.

• CleanFlake™ Flex technology that facilitates clean PET recycling from Avery Dennison

• The Circular Shrink Hood technical film with 50% PCR content by Valipac

• Blue Edge 226 technology that improves the aesthetics of clear flexible rPE packaging by Ampacet Europe

• “Certified Circular Polypropylene” for consumer food packaging – Magnum and Knorr from Unilever

• EcoAllene™ from Ecoplasteam S.p.A.

• Interactive IML label by Verstraete in mould labels, a Multi-Color Company

• SealPPeel die-cut lidding by Verstraete in mould labels, a Multi-Color Company

• Self-adhesive label made from 100% PCR PE with wash-off adhesive for hot-wash conditions by schäfer-etiketten GmbH & Co. KG, HERMA GmbH and POLIFILM EXTRUSION GmbH

Recycling Machinery Innovation of the Year – increasing the efficiency and effectiveness of plastic recycling processes

• New bottle-to-bottle technology VACUNITE® from EREMA Engineering Recycling Maschinen und Anlagen Ges.m.b.H

• Gel-less film recycling with Mas Technology, film recycling technology by Caroda BV Polymer recovery and MAS Maschinen-und Anlagenbau Schulz GMBH)

• Intelligent and dynamically controlled shredder - ready for upcycling, communication technology in the shredder by Lindner-Recyclingtech GmbH

• GRANUmaster Smart Control, digitalization of a series granulator by Hellweg Maschinenbau GmbH & Co. KG

• AMP (Adaptive Motor Power): Highest operation performance and lowest energy utilization for the production of regrind material from C.M.G. SpA

• CW Dewiring Machine plastic bale opening technology by Cross Wrap Oy