The results of the National Recycling Awards were revealed on 8 December at the London Hilton, Park Lane, where over 500 of the recycling sector’s leading lights came together in-person, for the first time since June 2019 to celebrate the industry’s achievements.

Innovative Ash Solutions has won in the Innovation Category and was praised by the National Recycling Awards expert judging panel.

The judges praised the project for their solution clearly shows the positive steps in utilising waste as a resource, with impressive carbon savings. Achieving accreditation makes this is a game changing solution for a difficult waste stream.

Rob Green, technical Director commented “We are delighted to have won the award for Innovation at this year’s National Recycling Awards. To be recognised at an event that celebrates the best of the UK’s recycling industry, for a project that will make a significant contribution to the circular economy, we really couldn’t be prouder.”

With 16 categories, the awards cover every aspect of the recycling and waste management industry, from Food Waste Initiative to Recycling Excellence.

The MRW National Recycling Awards bring together recycling and waste management professionals to recognise and celebrate best practice and innovation in recycling and waste management. The awards provide industry recognition and unrivalled networking opportunities.

Corin Williams, Editor of MRW said:

“The judges were bowled over this year by the breadth and depth of the entries. It is amazing to see just how inventive and committed people can be. In the wake of COP26 and a growing worldwide push to conserve, reuse and recycle our resources, the NRAs 2021 winners are showing what can be achieved.”

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About Innovative Ash Solutions (IAS)

Innovative Ash Solutions is a 50/50 Joint Venture owned by Levenseat Ltd and Innovative Organic Solutions Ltd. The Joint venture was formed in 2019 when OIS were looking for a strategic partner to commercialise its patent for the treatment of air pollution control residues (APCR). With interest form national and international firms, OIS were impressed by the vision, innovation and values that Levenseat embraced and the companies teamed up to create a new joint venture, Innovative Ash Solutions (IAS).