The plastic fantastic challenge invites young entrepreneurs, industry and environmental experts to co-create game changing business concepts.
The Plastic Fantastic Challenge was a European innovation challenge to reduce plastic packaging waste. The best entries were invited to a Bootcamp Programme at a central location in Europe in March 2016, where they received training and coaching to prepare a competitive business plan and get exposure to potential investors.
Love Plastic Not Waste! Plastic is definitely one of the most fantastic breakthroughs in history. Its low-cost design, flexibility, indefinite lifespan, unbreakable structure and low weight helped us design many products that increased our standard of living enormously. However, the environmental problems caused by plastic waste are disastrous!