The GCC plastics industry celebrated the winners of the GPCA Plastics Excellence Awards 2014, an initiative of the Gulf Petrochemicals & Chemicals Association (GPCA).
The awards, sponsored by Sabic, aim to stimulate and reward excellence, creativity and environmental sustainability practices in the GCC’s plastics conversion industry.
The winners were honoured at a gala dinner held as part of the 5th International Conference for Plastic Conversion (PlastiCon 2014), taking place at Expo Centre Sharjah.
The winners are:
• Dr. Dr. Mariam A. Al-Maadeed, Director Advanced Materials Centre at Qatar University
• Safetix Mid East FZE (Excellence in Plastics Products)
• Al Haya Waste Management & Projects Co. from Qatar (Best Recycling or Energy Saving Programme)
• Converters Milliken Chemical (Best Master Batch Additive and Supporting Companies)
SABIC and AGM/Toyota won an award for the joint development of a product or process from a resin producer together with plastics converter. SABIC and Riyadh Furniture Industries, and Borouge and Taghleef were the first and second runners-up in this category and were acknowledged by the jury for their outstanding efforts, also receiving a trophy.
Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association
P. O. Box 123055,
United Arab Emirates
T: + 9714 451 0666 – Ext 116
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