Alliance Prize Winner
COtooCLEAN – the innovative multi-participant project by Nextek Limited – has won the Alliance Prize in Circular Solutions for Flexibles.
Following a five-way pitch at the NYSE on 29 November, Professor Edward Kosior, founder of Nextek won the prestigious prize of $US3million to fast-track COtooCLEAN’s ground breaking process to decontaminate post-consumer plastic films back to food-grade quality.
The event, that was presented live to global brand owners and investors, was the culmination of months of review by a panel of judges who whittled some 600 applications down to 60 highly innovative technologies and then down to five finalists.
As Professor Kosior says – we now have the potential to make a major contribution to the circularity of films in a global context.
Alliance Prize Winner - Nextek - COtooCLEAN
Nextek’s COtooCLEAN project is based on supercritical carbon dioxide to decontaminate plastics films back to food-grade quality.
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