Organized by Clean Recycling Initiative and sponsored by HEAT-MX.
Sustainability & Marketing Competition
Open to students internationally, enrolled in university programs in the Fall/Winter 2022/2023. List of the participating universities to be announced by August 30, 2022.
Educate the public on the issues created by textile wastes, in particular, where wastes end up even when they are put in local blue bins, Salvation Army etc. with the assumption that they are recycled / reused. Target audience: Everyone around the globe, i.e. consumers of textile goods and creators of textile waste.
Promote the technologies of Clean Recycling Initiative within the global textile industry for cleanly recycling process-wastes from textile factories. Target audience: Brands, Manufacturers, Retailers, Distributors and Transporters of any textile goods.
Sept. 1 – 9, 2022: Competition kick-off & Regional information sessions (schedules for different time zones will be announced at a later date).
Sept. 26 – Oct. 7, 2022: Submission idea presentations
Oct. 10 – Oct. 18, 2022: Judging (Top 6 Finalists).
Oct. 28 – Nov. 2022: Award ceremonies.
* Details presented on this page are subject to change depending on unforeseen events from both McGill University and CLEAN RECYCLING INITIATIE organization. In case of any and all changes, this page will be updated at the earliest possible occasion.
Meet our judges
President of Judges
R&D Product Design Specialist at Superior Glove
Product Manager at Kamik
Founder and Designer of Boïda Outerwear
Import Manager at Tai Lung Canada Ltd.
Founder & CEO of Heat-MX and Clean Recycling Initiative