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Appita encourages and recognises both excellence and service in the industry through a number of awards. Awards are made each year at the Appita Annual Conference, the highest of which is the Appita L R Benjamin Medal, for scientific or technological excellence.

Appita2017 LR Benjamin Medal

Appita L R Benjamin Medal

Prof Gil Garnier - L R Benjamin Medal (2017)
The award was presented at the Appita Opening Ceremony in Melbourne
(presented by Adele Elice- Invaso, Executive Director of Appita on the right)

 

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Oertel Nadebaum Distinguished Service Award

Dr Des Richardson - Oertel Nadebaum Distinguished Service Award (2017)
The award was presented at the Appita Opening Ceremony in Melbourne

 

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Russell Allan The Jasper Mardon Memorial Prize landscape

The Jasper Mardon Memorial Prize was presented at Appita 2015

Russell Allan The Jasper Mardon Memorial Prize (2015)
(presented by Des Richardson on the right)

 

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Appita 2017 Ken Maddern Award

Ken Maddern Award - Ana Balea Angeles Blanco, Noemí Merayo and Carlos Negro

Effect of nanofibrillated cellulose to reduce linting on high filler-loaded recycled papers
(Appita Journal April - June 2016)
(presented to Ana Balea by Dr Karen Stack, Technical Editor of Appita on the right)

 

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Appita 2017 Best Mill Paper Prize

2017 Best Mill Paper Prize - Anthony Beckett Australian Paper, Maryvale

Back to basics – Improving the MG Gloss on M2
(Award presented by Bryalee Pearless, Solenis on the left)

 

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Appita 2017 New Speakers Contest

2017 New Speakers Contest - Karl Taylor Oji Fibre Solutions, Kinleith, New Zealand

"Optimising Kinleith’s demineralization plants"
(Award presented by Piers Pettit, Enviroprocess on the right)

 

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