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The cannabis industry has a unique opportunity, as it is setting its roots, to build a base of sustainability. At Cannabis & Tech Today, we want to shine a light on those companies that are going above and beyond to be stewards of the environment. From sustainable growing practices to eco-friendly packaging and every other step along the cannabis life cycle.

The Cannabis & Tech Today Sustainable Leadership Awards offer the opportunity for your organization to be nationally recognized as a leader within the cannabis industry. Any cannabis business that is operating in accordance with state and local regulations in North America may apply.

All applications must be submitted before November 22, 2019 and 6 winners will be announced on December 13, 2019.

Winners will receive:

  • A crystal Cannabis & Tech Today Sustainable Leadership Award 
  • An exclusive story in the spring issue of Cannabis & Tech Today 
  • Recognition on website, social media, and a world-wide press release 
  • Unlimited licensing rights to display the award logo online and in printed materials
  • One Cannabis Tech Talks podcast appearance

Award Categories:

Water Usage

All along the lifecycle of cannabis, water is required. And, as many know, cannabis tends to be a water-intensive plant. If this industry is to be sustainable, eco-friendly water solutions are required. This award is dedicated to the company who found the most innovative ways to reduce their water usage.


With the many regulations that encompass cannabis packaging, not to mention the plastic, it can be difficult to find sustainable packaging solutions. This award is dedicated to the company that implemented the most innovative and sustainable packaging solution for their product.

Energy Usage

With indoor grow operations, processing plants, and much more, cannabis can be an energy-intensive industry. This award is dedicated to the company that found the most efficient solutions to reduce their energy usage.


Cannabis and activism go hand-in-hand. This industry sprang up from grassroots organizations and we want to honor those who make it a point to be active in their communities. This award is dedicated to the company that found a way to be an active participant, a steward, in their community.


The modern environmental problems we are facing require modern solutions. We have seen innumerable companies take unique approaches to curbing their environmental impact. This award is dedicated to the company that enacted the most innovative technology or strategy in order to be more sustainable.


For spreading information, networking, and lobbying for cannabis, events are a key to building up this industry. This award is dedicated to the event that drives the cannabis industry forward, whether that be in terms of business, legislation, or science.

Each entry is $199. One entry per category. Please fill out nomination form, add the entry fee to your cart, and check out.

Non-paid entries will be considered invalid.

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