April 1, 2021 Enactus World Races 0 comments

It’s time to reveal the top 48 projects in the Race to Rethink Plastic sponsored by The Coca-Cola Company, Dell and Hi-Cone 

136 teams across 21 different countries submitted 176 projects for the Race to Rethink Plastic. These teams are working hard to advance the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through their projects that generate a positive impact on the plastic waste crisis.    

The top 48 projects selected to advance in the Race to Rethink Plastic are as follows. 

Country  College/University  Project Name 
Brazil  IFCE Maracanau – Federal Institute of Education, Sciences and Technology of Ceara  ENCAIXE 
Brazil  UFES – Federal University of Espírito Santo – Campus Vitória  Roka 
Brazil  UFPA – Federal University of Pará  Anamã 
Canada  Wilfrid Laurier University  EarthSuds 
Egypt  Damanhour University  Plasto project 
Egypt  Helwan University  Strawy 
Egypt  Misr University for Science & Technology  orgastic 
Egypt  Sadat University  Bio-Plastic 
Germany  Goethe-University Frankfurt  Nepals 
Germany  Technical University of Munich  glassic. 
Germany  University of Cologne  Ohemaa Green Housing 
Germany  University of Goettingen  Leef Point 
India  Alpha Arts and Science College  Mushroom Compost 
India  College of Vocational Studies  Ehtiyaat 
India  Dr. S.S. Bhatnagar University Institute Of Chemical Engineering and Technology  Dhra 
India  Dyal Singh College  Project Nawah 
India  Gargi College  Project Neev 
India  Jamia Millia Islamia  Irtiqa 
India  Jesus and Mary College  Sugam 
India  Kirorimal College  Project Syahi 
India  Lady Shri Ram College  Utthaan 
India  Motilal Nehru College  Project Prabhaअक्षय 
India  Mukesh Patel School of Technology Management and Engineering  Shilpkaar 
India  Ramjas College  Khwab 
India  Shaheed Rajguru College of Applied Sciences for Women  Project Pehchan 
India  Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies  Project Basera 
India  Shri Ram College of Commerce  Leher 
India  Sri Aurobindo College  Project Vetra 
India  Sri Guru Gobind Singh College of Commerce  Project Dariya 
India  Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College  Ehtiyaat 
India  Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies, Pune  Project Blue Bin 
Ireland  Maynooth University  Garbage Patch Dolls 
Ireland  University College Cork  ReFRAME 
Ireland  University of Limerick  Disposably 
Mexico  Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon (UANL)  RETRAK 
Mexico  Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Studies, Chihuahua Campus (ITESM Chihuahua)  CINTREC 
Mexico  Panamerican University, Guadalajara Campus (UP Guadalajara)  Le Vasé 
Mexico  Simon Bolivar University  Recicart 
Mexico  University of Guadalajara, University Center of Economic Administrative Sciences (CUCEA)  SciuDataZen 
Mexico  University of Guadalajara, University Center of La Costa Sur (CUCSur)  ECOHUITZIL 
Mexico  Western Institute of Technology and Higher Studies (ITESO)  Mexi-HA 
Netherlands  Wageningen University & Research  UniPlastic 
Nigeria  Tai Solarin University of Education  P4.pal Pads 
Puerto Rico  University of Puerto Rico: Mayaguez Campus  R3•STARTT 
Russia  Tomsk State University  Microplastic Siberia 
Tunisia  Higher Institute of Management, Tunis ISG  MyPack 
United States  Appalachian State University  C6 Appalachian 
United States  University of Missouri-Kansas City  Generation Green 


Please help us in congratulating these teams in their achievement of making the Top 48. These projects will be narrowed to twelve, and from those five projects will be selected to represent the Race to Rethink Plastic in the Impact Competition at #EnactusWorldCup this October. 

World Races are just one of the ways that we work with Enactus students to fulfill our vision of creating a better, more sustainable world. In addition to the Race to Rethink Plastic, there are two additional World Races—the Race for Climate Action and the 1 Race 4 Oceans. Learn more on Enactus+