The goal of the Competition is to recognize leading efforts of the industry in the area of recycling of secondary materials, lowering the material usage in production of labels, improving the recyclability of the labelled product and using more environmentally benign feedstocks.
All participants will receive a detailed jury report and certificate in recognition of their participation. Honourable mentions in each category will receive coverage in the FINAT Congress Report and recycling article as well as on the FINAT website. Winners will receive a prestigious trophy along with an article featuring their efforts in a leading label magazine and an interview in the FINAT news and on the FINAT website.
“The FINAT Sustainability and Recycling Awards Competition is an excellent opportunity to highlight the environmental advances companies are making in our industry,” Jacques van Leeuwen, chairman of the jury, noted.
All entries will be judged by an independent panel of experts. Eligible projects will be evaluated based on a the following criteria:
1. Potential for the industry
2. Involvement of value chain
All entries must be submitted by Friday 18th of May, 17:00 CET to the FINAT Secretariat. To apply, please complete the application form at www.surveymonkey.com/r/finatawards2018
For more information, please contact FINAT’s recycling manager, Mark Macaré, at +31-70-3123910 or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the FINAT recycling portal at https://www.finat.com/events/finat-recycling-sustainability-awards
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