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Entry is free of charge.

Entry is open to the Indian plastics industry or projects with a significant link to India.

Please read the basic criteria information to check your entry is eligible. 

Entry Deadline 14 August 2024

Entry Deadline Plastics Recycling Awards India

Best Community Effort for Recycling

About the award: This category acknowledges local community initiatives in plastics recycling that have successfully implemented projects or introduced new recycling systems, resulting in significant advancements in plastics recycling. 

Who should enter: Local community organisations

Key Evaluation Criteria:

  • These community endeavors serve as inspiring examples.
  • They showcase innovative approaches in tackling recycling challenges
  • The tangible impact of these initiatives.
  • Techniques used to implement these initiatives.

Please read the basic criteria information before entering to ensure your entry is eligible.

Entry Deadline 14 August 2024

Plastics Recycling Ambassador

About the award: This award recognises individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to the Indian plastics industry.

Who can be nominated : Professionals, politicians, civil servants, NGO activists, citizens dedicated to the advocacy and advancement of plastics recycling

Key Evaluation Criteria:

  • Years of experience in plastics recycling
  • Notable achievements in the industry
  • Tangible results/impact of plastics recycling initiatives

Please note, you cannot nominate yourself.

Nomination Deadline 14 August 2024

Plastics Recycling Company

About the awardThis award recognises plastics recycling companies. 

Who should enter: All types and sizes of plastic recycling facilities. 

Key Evaluation Criteria:

  • Demonstrating outstanding operation, innovation and management
  • Outstanding recycling practices and business expansion
  • Recycling performance and sustainable growth

Please read the basic criteria information before entering to ensure your entry is eligible.

Entry Deadline 14 August 2024

Recycled Plastic Packaging Product

About the award: This category is for plastic packaging products incorporating recycled content. 

Who should enter: Manufacturers of packaging products

Key Evaluation Criteria:

  • Innovativeness of the design to enhance packaging recyclability.
  • Demonstration of resource consciousness
  • Reusability 
  • Consideration of end-of-life solutions
  • Waste minimisation efforts
  • Engagement in closed-loop processes

The product must be either:

- Designed in India

- Recycled in India

- Manufactured in India

Please read the basic criteria information before entering to ensure your entry is eligible.

Entry deadline 14 August 2024

Recycled Plastic Product

About the award: This category awards recycled plastic products designed for commercial or domestic use.

Who should enter: Manufacturers of plastic products

Key Evaluation Criteria

  • Products must exhibit innovation and sustainability
  • Account aesthetics, design, and environmental impact
  • Fitness for purpose, market need and market potential
  • Functionality, usefulness of the product, and its ability to effectively substitute conventional materials
  • Recyclability and value added in terms of sustainability

The product must be either:

- Designed in India

- Recycled in India

- Manufactured in India

Please read the basic criteria information before entering to ensure your entry is eligible.

Entry deadline 14 August 2024.

Technology and Innovation

About the award: This category recognises companies in India that have introduced, developed or applied innovative technologies towards recycling. 

Who should enter: Companies or organisations able to demonstrate how they have gained tangible benefits through recycling or processing technology innovations. 

Key Evaluation Criteria

  • Type of technology used
  • Impact of of using that technology on recycling
  • How the innovation has impacted the recycling industry

Please read the basic criteria information before entering to ensure your entry is eligible.

Entry Deadline 14 August 2024