PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR (WASTE MANAGEMENT)
This award recognises an individual at the Directorial/CEO level from a business organisation within the waste management sector in the Middle East who has shown significant contribution to the industry.
PERSONALITYOF THE YEAR (RECYCLING)
The award recognises an individual at the Directorial/CEO level who is a visionary, influencer and delivers positive change within the recycling sector in the Middle East.
TECHNOLOGY INNOVATIONOF THE YEAR (WASTE MANAGEMENT AND RECYCLING)
The award recognises waste and/or recycling equipment that is outstanding in design and development in the specific segment, including innovation, quality, durability, sustainability and positive client feedback.
RISING STAR AWARD
The Rising Star award recognises an individual working in the waste and recycling industry, who has shown great promise and made a significant contribution to the sector. This award is open to individuals who have been in the industry for less than 5 years.
WASTE MANAGEMENTCOMPANY OF THE YEAR
This award recognises consistent and sustainable solutions and services delivered by waste management companies, big or small, operating in the Middle East.
BEST MUNICIPAL WASTEDIVERSION PROGRAMME
The award is designed to recognise local authorities who have significantly contributed to making a positive difference within the waste management industry.
ENVIRONMENTAL/CSRINITIATIVE OF THE YEAR
The award is designed to recognise ethical and socially responsible companies that show outstanding efforts to promote and follow sustainable business practices.
FOOD WASTE INITIATIVEOF THE YEAR
This award aims to recognise companies that have executed successful programmes or initiatives for and demonstrated commitment in dealing effectively with food waste through prevention, reduction or recycling.
BEST WASTE REDUCTION INITIATIVE (Government sector)
The award is designed to recognise government entities who have significantly contributed to making a positive difference with suitable waste reduction strategies and initiatives.
BEST WASTE DIVERSION INITIATIVE (Private sector)
This award recognises private companies that have significantly contributed to making a positive difference with suitable waste diversion strategies and recycling initiatives.
MEDICAL WASTE MANAGEMENT BEST PRACTICE AWARD
The award recognises a healthcare facility that demonstrates the best record of progress and delivery of medical and hazardous waste management and treatment solutions while maintaining an outstanding record on health, safety and environmental aspects.
PAPER RECYCLING COMPANYOF THE YEAR
The award recognises pulp, paper and packaging material producers for their sustainable operations and creative solutions and paper recycling companies operating in the Middle East, which have provided consistent and sustainable services to their customers.
METALS RECYCLING COMPANY OF THE YEAR (TRADER)
The award recognises scrap metal trading companies operating in the Middle East that provide consistent andsustainable services to their clients.
METALS RECYCLING COMPANY OF THE YEAR (MANUFACTURER/PROCESSOR)
The award recognises manufacturers, metal recycling companies and scrap processors operating in the MiddleEast that provide consistent, sustainable services and have made a significant contribution to the industry.
PLASTICS RECYCLINGCOMPANY OF THE YEAR
The award recognises plastics recycling companies in the Middle East that demonstrate significant contribution to wastediversion and minimisation, sustainable sourcing of material and recycling processes.
ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENTRECYCLING COMPANY OF THE YEAR (OEM)
This award aims to recognise electrical and electronic equipment producers for their sustainable and creative solutions/products.
ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENTRECYCLING COMPANY OF THE YEAR (WEEE Processor)
This award recognises the WEEE recycling companies operating in the Middle East for their sustainable approach and creative solutions and services provided to their customers.