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The PIMA committee is proud to advise our members that the toys collected at the 2017 PIMA Charity Golf day were gratefully received by Barnardos and a thankyou letter was sent in recognition of the donation.


Grahame Aston: President
Laszlo Magyar: Vice President
Ralph Cable: Secretary/Treasurer
Keith Monaghan: Immediate Past President
Andrew Turner: Committee Member
Stephen Dawkins: Committee Member


Judging Criteria

Age: To be eligible for this award, an entrant must be 35 years or younger at 1st January of the year of entry.

PIMA Membership: The organization to whom the entrant is employed, within Australia, by must also be a financial member of PIMA.


Entry Form

Please download complete in full and submit by email.


Technical Paper or Presentation or Project or Program of Works

The Award will be judged on either a Technical paper that has been written (and preferably presented) or a Project or Program of Works that has been completed, within the last 18 months.


Judging is based on:

 Relevant Criteria   

Available Score 


 Relevance to Plastics Industry



 Difficulties Overcome   



 Quality of Paper and/or Presentation 



Amount of Innovation  



Ongoing benefit to the plastic industry 



Technical Excellence



Total Score/Marks:   





Cash incentive to the value of $500.00. Recognition within the industry of achieving the award through website and presentation. 



Previous winners of this Award will be excluded from re-submitting an application for this Award for a period of no less than five years from the time of submitting their application for their wining Award. The subject of the Award must relate to the Applicant's current employer who will be required to provide a reference.

Applications must be submitted before the Closing date:   extended to 7th October 2017


Ralph Cable.
Plastics Industry Manufacturers of Australia Incorporated



PO Box 324 Lidcombe
NSW Australia 2022
Ph: +61 419 603 332
Fx: +61 2 9724 1775