Who are the EWWR 2021 finalists?

Time is up! The finalists of the EWWR 2021 edition are revealed!

The environmental experts in the European Week for Waste Reduction Awards jury convened online on 07 April to select the finalists of the 2021 edition of the campaign. The jury shortlisted 16 creative and impactful actions out of a total of 52 nominations. The winners will be announced at the Awards Ceremony on 9 June from 17:30 to 19:30 CET at the BEL building in Brussels . 

It will also be possible to follow the Awards Ceremony online. 


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The EWWR 2021finalists 

Public administration or organisation 

  • Green New Deal (Grön omställning) implemented by Nxt gen GBG, in Gothenburg;
  • Magazine Zero Waste snacks in schools in the province of Liege implemented by Intradel, in 69 entities in province of Liege; 
  • Oil down the drain, not even a little bit! (D’oli a la pica, ni mica!) implemented by Badalona City Council.

Business / Industry 

  • Clean Points implemented by Uvesco, in Irún;
  • Green Commitment “compromís verd” implemented by MútuaTerrassa, in Terrassa; 
  • Today’s dinner could be tomorrow’s lunch implemented by Parque Nascente, in Gondomar.

Association / NGO 

  • kaFsimo implemented by InCOmmOn, in Thessaloniki and Kilkis; 
  • Repair caffe Re-Geppetto – circular community and art implemented by Green Istria Association, in Pula;
  • Solidarity Toyshop “Toys’ Factory” implemented by Fundación “Mar de Niebla”, in Gijón.

Educational establishment 

  • Changing Our Ways implemented by St Benedict’s college – Middle School, in Kirkop;
  • ReUZ – See your utensils in a different way implemented by Laboratory of Special Vocational Education of Agios Dimitrios, in Athens; 
  • Sustainable sidewalk implemented by Axular Lizeoa, in Donostia.


  • Elves Circulating Program implemented by Ildikó Szabó Bozókiné, in Hódmezővásárhely; 
  • RE-think: REuse, REduce, REcycle! implemented by Science Reactor, in Athens;
  • Zero Waste Walking Tours implemented by Zero Waste Nederland, in 17 cities of The Netherlands.

European Special Prize 

The sole winner will be announced together with the winners in the five categories above. 

Do not miss the EWWR Awards Ceremony on 9 June to discover the winners! REGISTER AND SAVE YOUR SEAT!