Introducing an awards program focused on celebrating sustainable innovation throughout the healthcare packaging lifecycle 

Thank you visiting the 2024 Tyvek® Sustainable Healthcare Packaging Award site. The deadline to submit an application this year was June 28th and the judges are now reviewing applications. Please stay tuned for the announcement of the award winners during the virtual Medical Packaging Conference hosted by DuPont on October 1 & 2. For more information on that event, visit our Medical Packaging conference website .


Submission criteria & eligibility

The Tyvek® Sustainable Healthcare Packaging Awards are open to any medical device, pharmaceutical, and sterile packaging manufacturer; healthcare facility; materials recovery facility; university; or other healthcare partner focused on sustainable packaging made with Tyvek®. Entries should be implemented within the last 18 months and show significant sustainably focused initiative and resulting metrics.




Many thanks to our Judges for the 2024 Tyvek® Sustainable Healthcare Packaging Awards: 


Rafael Auras, 
Professor and the Amcor Endowed Chair in Packaging Sustainability at the School of Packaging at Michigan State University



Kelsey Bergan, 
Global Sustainability Leader for Water & Protection Business, DuPont 



Laura Bix, PhD,
Assistant Dean for Graduate Studies for the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources and Professor at the School of Packaging at Michigan State University

Peylina Chu, PE,
Antea Group Senior Vice President, ESG Business Strategy and Executive Director of Healthcare Plastics Recycling Council (HPRC)



Patrick Keenan, 
Packaging Engineer and Co-Leader of the Institute of Packaging Professionals (IoPP) Sustainable Packaging Technical Committee 



Thierry Wagner
Global Director of Regulatory & Standards for Healthcare Packaging, DuPont



Winner awards & benefits

* Recognition during MPC 2024

* Abstract presentation at MPC 2024

* Use of the Tyvek® Sustainable Healthcare Packaging Award logo for product and brand promotions

* Social media and press release coverage

* A trophy to commemorate your award-winning sustainability efforts

* Published case study for winning products or initiatives

* Featured spotlight on the Tyvek® Sustainable Healthcare Packaging Award website



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