Organisers of the Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2020 have extended the entry deadline for all seven award categories until Friday, 6 December.
The award categories are:
Automotive, Electrical or Electronic Product
Building & Construction Product
Household & Leisure Product
Plastic Packaging Product
Product Technology Innovation
Recycling Machinery Innovation
Plastics Recycling Ambassador.
The judging panel for the 2020 awards has also been announced.
Judges include Gian de Belder, principal scientist and packaging technologist at Procter & Gamble, who earlier this year received the award for Plastics Recycling Ambassador 2019.
Other judges are Professor Kim Ragaert of Ghent University; Willemijn Peeters, CEO of Searious Business and Plastics Recycling Ambassador 2018; Rune Thoralfsson, owner and director of plastic film recycler Norfolier GreenTec AS; Ton Emans, president of Plastics Recyclers Europe (PRE); and Karen Laird, editor of Plastics News Europe.
“Now in their third year, it is a privilege to see the awards attracting so many entries from across the different sectors,” said Ton Emans commenting on the event.
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Successful finalists will be announced in January 2020 and the products will be showcased during the fourth edition of Plastics Recycling Show Europe (PRSE), which will be held 25-26 March, 2020 at the RAI Amsterdam.
The awards will be presented to the winners on the second day of the show.