Sustainable Food Awards, 4th July 2024, Amsterdam

Sustainable Packaging

Recognising Green Packaging

This award recognises new packaging formats that have a lower environmental impact. The packaging makes a difference in some of the following areas:

  • Material: The use of green(er) materials that have a lower environmental footprint
  • Design: The design approach considers life cycle analysis
  • Functionality: Maintains or improves functionality of packaging


  • Packaging introduced within the last three years
  • Current applications in food and beverage industry
  • Evidence of sustainability claims

Judging Criteria:

  • Environmental Impact: Makes a measurable difference in terms of environmental impact
  • Innovation: Some innovation involved
  • Application: The potential to have wide / large applications in food & beverage industry
  • Verifiable: Evidence of sustainability claims


  • Industry Recognition: Get wider recognition of your sustainability credentials
  • Competitive Advantage: Stand out from your rivals by highlighting your sustainability award
  • Marketing: Communicate your winning achievement to partners and customers
  • New Customers: Garner new customers by communicating your sustainability award

Key Dates:

  • Entry Deadline: 31st May 2024
  • Finalists Listed: 14th June 2024
  • Winners Announcement:  4th July 2024 (Sustainable Food Awards Reception)

To Learn more about the Sustainable Food Awards