Hon Amber-Jade Sanderson BA MLA

Hon Amber-Jade Sanderson BA MLA

Minister for Health; Mental Health

    Finalists announced for 2021 WasteSorted Awards

    6/04/2021 11:30 AM
    • 40 finalists announced for the 2021 WasteSorted Awards
    • The annual awards celebrate excellence and innovation in avoiding waste, recovering value from waste and protecting the environment 

    Environment Minister Amber-Jade Sanderson has announced the 40 finalists vying for top honours at the Western Australian 2021 WasteSorted Awards this May.


    Previously known as the Infinity Awards, the annual WasteSorted Awards showcase some of the most remarkable projects and individuals working across Western Australia's waste sector.


    Around 80 nominations were received across 10 categories, recognising individuals, businesses, government, schools, community organisations and not-for-profits for their innovative solutions to reduce waste and promote reuse and recycling.


    Finalists have been interviewed and assessed by a judging panel of experts and the winners will be announced at the gala event on May 5, 2021 at the Westin Perth.


    For more information on the WasteSorted Awards or to purchase tickets, visit the Waste Authority's website.


    Comments attributed to Environment Minister Amber-Jade Sanderson:


    "A stellar line-up of diverse finalists have been announced for this year's WasteSorted Awards, highlighting some incredible projects and individuals working across Western Australia's waste sector.


    "I congratulate everyone who has submitted a nomination for their commitment to protecting the environment, reducing waste generation and increasing resource recovery.


    "I look forward to joining these waste champions and their supporters at WasteSorted Awards on May 5, 2021 to recognise and celebrate their achievements."


    Minister's office - 6552 5900


    WasteSorted Awards finalists for 2021


    Avoid Recover Protect - Community Waste Award

    • Town of Cambridge, Green Machines Lab, Poly Pipe Recycling and Aussie Pool Covers
    • Downer
    • City of Bunbury
    • Wasteless Pantry
    • GO2CUP
    • North West Recycling
    • The Nappy Guru  

    Avoid Recover Protect - Commercial and Industrial Waste Award

    • DevelopmentWA - OneOneFive Hamilton Hill
    • SecondBite
    • Instant Waste Management
    • IGO Limited  

    Avoid Recover Protect - Waste Management Award

    • Downer
    • City of Bunbury
    • Seascape Designs
    • Southern Metropolitan Regional Council
    • SecondBite
    • Kinn and Co  

    Avoid Recover Protect - WA Regional Waste Award

    • City of Karratha
    • Shire of Collie
    • CITIC Pacific Mining and North West Recycling
    • IGO Limited
    • North West Recycling
    • Corps Group
    • Geraldton Scrap Metal 

    2021 Waste Champion

    • Stephan Kuklinski
    • David Pratt
    • Keith Rickman
    • Tannis Brennan 

    Waste Team of the Year

    • City of Bunbury
    • Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital - Green Team
    • Wasteless Pantry
    • DevelopmentWA - Subiaco Oval stadium demolition
    • North West Recycling 

    Waste Innovation of the Year

    • Town of Cambridge, Green Machines Lab, Poly Pipe Recycling and Aussie Pool Covers - Pool Blanket Recycling Program
    • Downer - Reconophalt high-recycled-content asphalt
    • Remondis Australia - CDS collection model
    • Tellus Holdings Ltd - Sandy Ridge Geological Repository
    • Department of Finance - Dumas House Closed Loop Waste System 

    WasteSorted School of the Year

    • Manea Senior College
    • Mary's Mount Primary School