Electrical and Electronic Product Innovators Can Now Enter the Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2020

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  Posted by: electime      16th September 2019

Winners will be announced at Plastics Recycling Show Europe 2020

Product designers, design engineers, plastics processors, component manufacturers, brand owners, retailers and suppliers are invited to enter The Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2020: https://prseventeurope.com/prse2020/en/page/awards

Entries for the Automotive, Electrical or Electronic Product of the Year are open to any electrical and electronic appliances that feature recycled plastic content and are recyclable, as well as automotive components. Eligible products include but are not limited to washing machines, vacuum cleaners, coffee makers, mobile phones, tablets, computers and IoT (Internet of Things) devices. The 2019 winner of the award was Volvo Cars with its Recycled Plastics Demo Car featuring several of its plastic components replaced with equivalents containing recycled materials.

Building on their recent success, the 2020 awards are expected to attract high quality entries from the growing community of organisations and individuals involved in plastics recycling, ranging from major brands to innovative start-ups.

Entries for the awards are now open and will close on Friday 22 November 2019. Successful finalists will be announced in January 2020 and showcased during both days of the Plastics Recycling Show Europe (PRSE). The awards will be presented to the winners on the second day of the show, 26 March 2020, at the RAI, Amsterdam.

“The first two editions of the awards witnessed an impressive number and calibre of entries. This is a testament to today’s outstanding innovation and continuous progress towards circular economy in the plastics recycling sector,” said Ton Emans, PRE President. “We look forward to attracting more high-quality entries from across the entire value chain – promoting innovation, collaboration, sustainability and more importantly the immense benefits that recycled plastics offer.”

For video highlights of the Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2019 visit: https://youtu.be/sltM6NjiLUk

The Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2019 winners were:

  • Volvo Cars – Automotive, Electrical or Electronic Product with Volvo Recycled Plastics Demo Car
  • Multiport GmbH – Building & Construction Product with MPO Easy Channel
  • Cedo Folien- und Haushaltsprodukte GmbH – Household & Leisure Product with PBD Collection Bag
  • Garçon Wines – Plastic Packaging Product with sustainable 100% rPET, flat wine bottle
  • Gian De Belder – Procter & Gamble Plastics Recycling Ambassador
  • Ampacet – Product Technology Innovation: REC-NIR-BLACK
  • INTERSEROH Dienstleistungs GmbH and EREMA Engineering Recycling Maschinen und Anlagen Ges.m.b.H.– Recycling Machinery Innovation with COREMA® Cascade Extrusion System

The Plastics Recycling Awards Europe are organised jointly by Plastics Recyclers Europe and Crain Communications, organisers of PRSE. The Plastics Recycling Show is a pan-European, free-to-attend exhibition and a conference designed specifically for plastics recycling professionals. It brings together key players from the plastics and recycling sectors to showcase innovative technology, share best practice, network and do business. A broad cross section of the industry is represented at the event including plastics recycling machinery and equipment suppliers, plastic material suppliers and compounders, pre-processors, plastics recyclers, waste management specialists and industry associations.

For more information and online entry to the Plastics Recycling Awards 2020 visit:https://prseventeurope.com/prse2020/en/page/awards