Innovate. Nominate. Celebrate!

Nominations for the 2019 Mobius Awards are now open

It's time to nominate environmental champions for the 2019 Mobius Awards of Environmental Excellence!

For more than two decades, we have been celebrating and recognizing the achievements of innovative Nova Scotians who are leaders in waste reduction. Held annually, the Mobius Awards bring together Nova Scotia’s environmental elite from businesses, organizations, and communities across the province. The seven award categories focus on aspects of reducing waste, recycling and waste diversion activities.

Are you a leader or know an innovator making a difference for the environment? Recognize them with a Mobius Award of Environmental Excellence nomination.

The deadline to submit nominations is September 9, 2019.

Mobius Awards of Environmental Excellence Rules


Award categories

Innovator of the Year

This award is for an individual or organization that has developed and/or implemented a product or service from material that would otherwise go to landfill, or developed a more efficient approach for an existing recycling or waste diversion process.

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Emerging Environmental Leader

This award goes to a rising environmental champion (age 30 or under) who goes above and beyond to encourage recycling and waste diversion and recycling among their peers, at work or school, in their community or with other Nova Scotians.

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Institution of the Year

This award is for a private or public sector institution (for example: a hospital, university, college, school, long-term care/nursing home facility, etc.) that goes above and beyond to implement recycling and waste diversion strategies on a daily basis.

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Large Business of the Year

This award is for a large private sector business or organization that goes above and beyond to implement recycling and waste diversion practices on a daily basis.

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Hall of Fame

This award goes to an individual with a demonstrated record of ongoing committment to our environment, leadership in recycling and diverting waste from landfill.

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Small Business of the Year

This award is for a small private sector business or organization that goes above and beyond to implement recycling and waste diversion practices on a daily basis.

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Community Project of the Year

This award goes to a not-for-profit organization or community group that has developed and implemented an effective project or event that engages their community in recycling and waste diversion activities.

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