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Case Study: Closing the Loop - Yas Marina Circuit, Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Over the last decade Yas Marina Circuit has implemented a number of initiatives to improve the sustainability of its venue and events. In 2019 Yas Marina Circuit began working with DGrade to find a sustainable solution for plastic water bottles and cups used during the Formula 1 event. The key goal was to maximize the recovery of PET plastic and close the loop by recycling the plastic into staff uniforms.

New Year’s Resolutions for a Greener 2021

2020 has been an incredibly challenging year. There have been many negative impacts due the pandemic and the environment has not been without. From disposable PPE to takeaway food and online shopping packaging, there has been an increase in waste. 2021 is almost here and with a promising year ahead it’s the perfect time to set some new year’s resolutions, so why not make some of these green? Here are some suggestions to get you started with your ‘green’ new year’s resolutions.

5 Recycling Myths Busted

You could be recycling incorrectly, learn how you can help improve recycling.

Microfibres: What They Are & What Can Be Done to Reduce Them?

We often get asked about microfibres and their impact on the environment. Microfibres are a type of microplastic found in the ocean that originate from fabric during washing. These tiny particles are not visible to the human eye so it’s only been on the last decade that scientists have begun studying their impact on the environment. 

Recycling Isn’t Enough, You Need to Close the Loop

Sustainability is more than recycling, it is the overall impact your business has on society and the environment.

How a Sustainability Dream Became a Reality: Interview with DGrade's Founder Kris Barber

For our first blog, we thought we’d share the origin story and evolution of DGrade via an interview with Founder and CEO, Kris Barber.