THE 2014 FINALISTS

Eight finalists - four from each category - were selected to compete in the 2014 Recycling Innovators Forum on September 15 at the Hilton Riverside in New Orleans, LA.  The finalists presented their ideas to a panel of judges as well as venture capitalists, clean-tech investor funds, market development experts, state recycling officials and others.  Two winners were selected, one from each category.


ENTERPRISE / INSTITUTION FINALISTS

This category is defined as projects and innovations backed by large companies, organizations, and groups with established resources in the recycling industry.  One winner will be selected from this category. Click on the innovation to learn more about the project.

Recycling Information Center

Regional Healthcare Plastics Recycling Demonstration Project - WINNER!

Greenbean Smart Bin

EcoCup


GARAGE INNOVATOR FINALISTS

This category is defined as innovations backed by a single individual, a startup team, or a new organization.  Click on the innovation to learn more about the project.

Color Coated Recycled Glass Aggregate - WINNER!

The Fundente Production Partnership (FPP)

Co-Mingled Plastic Molding

Continuous Mechanochemical Compatibilization (CMC)