To improve air quality in cities, the challenge set for this €3 million prize is to develop an innovative and well-designed material solution that will reduce the concentration of particulate matter in the air.
The Horizon Prize on materials for clean air will be awarded to the most affordable, sustainable and innovative design-driven material solution that can reduce the concentration of particulate matter in urban areas.
The contest has been launched and will run until the end of 2018. Contestants will be able to submit their entries from 26 January 2017 until 23 January 2018. The rules of contest are available online.