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NonHazCity Building Award – extended nomination deadline to October 15, 2024

25 June 2024
The NonHazCity Building Award is the first policy prize recognizing best policies in construction in the Baltic Sea Region at national, regional or local level. It aims is to highlight policies protecting people and the environment from hazardous chemicals in buildings, integrating circularity, toxic-free & climate neutrality. 
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Did you know that the construction sector uses many of the 40,000-60,000 chemicals in commerce worldwide, many of which are hazardous? We’re proud to celebrate the most effective laws and policies promoting non-hazardous, climate-friendly, and circular buildings. Our goal is to inspire citizens, decision-makers, and businesses by providing a platform to showcase pioneering solutions.

Benefits of Participating:

  • The winning policies will be showcased with a film
  • Shortlisted policies will be published to the media, including a brochure, and shared with all partners of the Non Haz City Project
  • Policies serve as inspiration to other communities, regions and countries

For more information, and to submit your nomination, go to NonHazCity Building Award –

Nominations can be submitted until 15th October 2024.