Global recycling firm nominated by cleantech group in the waste management sector.
Sims Recycling Solutions FZE
(SRS), headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, has been nominated in the waste management category for the Global Cleantech Cluster Association’s (GCCA) 2013 Later Stage Award. SRS FZE was recognized for its focus on providing compliant solutions to manage the end of life of electrical and electronic products in the Middle East.
According to the company, SRS FZE is a part of a pool of more than 160 nominees worldwide who are taking part in the award. The annual awards recognize innovative mid- to late-stage cleantech companies around the world that show potential for growth. Winning companies will be announced at the Corporate Cleantech Venture Day on Nov. 20, 2013, in Lahti, Finland.
Philip Hughes, SRS FZE’s managing director, says, “We are very proud to have been recognized and nominated for this award. Over the past year, we have worked hard to help educate the technology sector and the enterprises that use it to responsibly build and manage end-of-life systems that ensure that all electronic and electrical equipment are disposed in an environmentally friendly manner.”
Shawn Lesser, co-founder of Watershed Capital Group and the GCCA, says, “What differentiates the annual Later Stage Awards is the platform it provides for new technologies to grow.” He continues, “Through these awards, we help support innovators in the cleantech industry, who are developing their local green economies by putting them in front of a global audience.”
More details on the awards and organizers can be found here: www.globalcleantech.org