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National Environmental Awards

The Pakman Awards

The Pakman Awards are the Top National  Environmental awards that recognise excellence in recycling and waste management among businesses, organisations, community groups and individuals in Ireland. The 2021 Awards are now open for entries. Entry for the 2021 Pakman Awards has now closed. 

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Entering the Pakman Awards

The Pakman Awards are FREE to enter and are divided into 12 categories ranging from Community Recycling Initiatives, Innovation in Waste Resource Products or Services to Business Recycling Champions and Waste Prevention Awards. This year we have open entries for our new Online Green Packaging Award recongising innovation in sustainable and eco-friendly packaging with an emphasis on reduce, reuse, and recycle.


Aldi were named the winner of the 2020 Pakman Award at the 6th annual Pakman Awards. The 2020 Pakman Awards took place at a virtual ceremony and were hosted by Repak’s Team Green Ambassador Anna Geary. 


Learn more about the Pakman awards and and view all categories below.

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We are delighted to sponsor the Pakman Awards as it provides a platform to recognise and reward all this effort, investment and innovation in this area which ultimately protects our environment

Conor Dowd, AMS

The Pakman Awards is a fantastic forum to recognise the recycling excellence efforts of our members and stakeholders in the recycling industry.

Martin Tobin, European Recycling Platform

The Irish Waste Management Association is delighted to once again be a major sponsor of the Pakman Awards. We are committed to playing our role in contributing to a sustainable future.

Brendan Keane , Irish Waste Management Association

Supporting the Pakman Awards is a wonderful way to celebrate excellence in the management of waste and resources in Ireland to showcase the positive initiatives across the industry.

Leo Donovan, WEEE Ireland

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Congratulations to the 2020 Pakman Plastic Pledge Award Winners

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