The Navarrese company will participate in the final, whose ceremony will take place this Wednesday, November 14 in Vienna. The EBAE awards are the highest European distinction in environmental matters.
The Navarran company Plastic Repair System 2011 SL will participate this Wednesday, November 14, in the final of the European Environmental Awards organized by the European Commission in Vienna. At the ceremony, the most innovative and eco-innovative cases of the European business sector will be announced, among which PRS has been shortlisted.
PRS is one of the 4 finalist companies in the “Product / Service” section of the 51 European candidates who managed to access this category. The other 3 selected companies that PRS competes with are French, German and Hungarian nationals.
The European Commission has held these awards since 1987 to recognize those companies that successfully combine the economic viability of their businesses with the protection of the environment. PRS received the European Prize for the Environment in Spain last June, thus being eligible for the European phase, in which it was a finalist.
Plastic Repair System 2011 SL is a pioneer company with more than 7 years of experience in the repair of goods made of plastic, through a certified and patented thermo-welding method. PRS offers a circular economy opportunity to companies, since thanks to its service, PRS clients recover 100% of the functionality of the repaired object, prolonging its useful life, also benefiting from an economic saving of 70% and a reduction of the carbon footprint of at least 98%.
PRS isa specialist in repairing returnable transport packaging (RTP) such as pallets, boxes or containers used by the industrial sector. And it also repairs other types of plastic goods such as kayaks, tanks, boats, tanks …
In 2017 alone, PRS managed to recover more than 1,263 tons of plastic through repair, which represents a CO2 retention of more than 1,126 tons. In addition to being responsible for the environment, PRS has also acquired a commitment to society, aimed at contributing to a more equitable community. Through its network of workshops, Plastic Repair System helps people with disabilities in their work integration and, in this way, improves their quality of life. It should be noted that of the 21 PRS workshops, 6 are special employment centers.