103. Beyond Plastic Awards

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BEYONDPLASTIC has announced the 2020 award winners to those who have come up with viable alternatives to plastic pollution.

Ulrich Krzyminski is the founder of BEYONDPLASTIC and he joined the ZWC to tell us all about the award program and the 2020 winners.

The BEYONDPLASTIC Award honours the innovation and creativity in sustainable product and packaging design in four categories:

I. Most practical impactII. Most innovative approachIII. Most beautiful solutionIV. Best Initiative

For each category there is a Gold, Silver and Bronze Award with trophies and cash prizes of more than 7,000 Euros in total.

BEYONDPLASTIC received over 100 entries in total from 30 countries around the world. Students, designers, charities and businesses all took part to create a world with less plastic. You can find out more about the 85 nominated entries by clicking here.

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