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WETEX 2019 : Zero-waste, carbon neutral, plastic-free in the UAE

OCT 21, 2019

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https://www.dubaieye1038.com/podcasts/the-agenda-podcast/

Tripartite MoU between ZHO, Musanada, Tadweer

SEP 18, 2019

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https://wam.ae/en/details/1395302787717

First 100% environmentally sustainable rock concert coming to Dubai

SEP 12, 2019

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https://www.timeoutdubai.com/things-to-do/415585-first-100-environmentally-sustainable-rock-concert-coming-to-dubai

Dubai is set to host the first fully sustainable rock concert.

SEP 10, 2019
We'll speak to the man behind it. Karl Feilder is the Chairman & CEO of The Neutral Group

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https://omny.fm/shows/businessbreakfast/the-neutral-group-10-09-2019?fbclid=IwAR3WG8_LBcFptAPuMUIAci9Q39_yqzMguuGLErbiK89x5pRpcgZmxvGW2-A

UAE Firms Aim to Aid Kingdom in Fight Against Rising Plastic Waste Problem

AUG 29, 2019

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https://karmaimpact.com/uae-firms-aim-to-aid-kingdom-in-fight-against-rising-plastic-waste-problem/

THE EXPO 2020 SHIRTS WILL BE MADE OUT OF RECYCLED PLASTIC!

JUL 25, 2019

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https://www.ahlanlive.com/expo-2020-shirts-made-out-of-recycled-plastic-dgrade-639946.html

Save the planet by wearing plastic: Turning plastic into clothes in Dubai; watch video

JUL 24, 2019

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https://gulfnews.com/uae/save-the-planet-by-wearing-plastic-turning-plastic-into-clothes-in-dubai-watch-video-1.1563885320199

Studio M Arabian Plaza Hotel & Hotel Apartments dedicated to recycling

JUN 25, 2019

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http://www.ttgmena.com/studio-m-arabian-plaza-hotel-hotel-apartments-dedicated-to-recycling/

DGrade on World Ocean Day

JUN 09, 2019
To celebrate World Ocean Day, we speak to Kris Barber, CEO of DGrade - a Dubai-based company that’s recycling plastic water bottles – turning them INto t-shirts, and keeping them OUT of the sea. Listen here...

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https://omny.fm/shows/businessbreakfast/dgrade-09-06-2019

Dulsco, Expo 2020 Dubai Celebrate Earth Day with ‘Clean-up 4 a Purpose’ Campaign

APR 22, 2019

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https://www.menaherald.com/en/business/events-services/dulsco-expo-2020-dubai-celebrate-earth-day-%E2%80%98clean-4-purpose%E2%80%99-campaign

Announcing the Finalists of the 2019 Katerva Awards

APR 15, 2019

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https://katerva.net/news/10-announcing-the-finalists-of-the-2019-katerva-awards

Agthia’s long-term environmental sustainability goals is not just pushing a button, but also keeping track of it

MAR 02, 2019

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http://www.packagingmea.com/agthias-long-term-environmental-sustainability-goals-is-not-just-pushing-a-button-but-also-keeping-track-of-it/

Agthia Announces Group’s Sustainability Initiatives during Gulfood 2019

FEB 20, 2019

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https://agthia.com/en-us/MediaCenterInner/id/%201100

Dubai92 Kibsons Recycling Challenge Powered by Simply Bottles

JAN 11, 2019
Online: Instagram and Website

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https://www.instagram.com/p/BsfcF5HAL4J/

Circular Economy with EEG’s corporate member DGrade

JAN 01, 2019

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https://dgrade.com/img/news/EEG-Newsletter-Jan-2019.pdf

Can turning plastic bottles into clothing help solve the UAE’s waste problem?

OCT 26, 2018
Online Euronews

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https://www.euronews.com/2018/10/26/can-turning-plastic-bottles-into-clothing-help-solve-the-uae-s-waste-problem?fbclid=IwAR1Ucd85-vT2M24JQEwhABZ9biYaZoq6KeY1WcjhB6J8BvrGvWnOnO114yo

Fashion Finds its Conscience

JUN 01, 2018

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img/news/Mojeh-Jun- 2018-Fashion-Finds-Its-Conscience.pdf

Simply Bottles supports circular economy in PET

MAY 01, 2018
Print and Online:

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http://gpca.org.ae/2018/05/01/simply-bottles-supports-circular-economy-in-pet/

وليستر خيوط إلى البلاستيك قناني لتحويل طريقة تبتكر ملابس شركة

APR 21, 2018
TV and Online: MBC Hamsa

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https://www.facebook.com/MBCHamsa/videos/207939273270294/UzpfSTE2ODU2NzI2OTg3MDE4NDoxNzU4NDM0NTc0MjE2Nzcx/

Simply Bottles initiative aims to increase plastic recycling

OCT 26, 2017
A new campaign is aiming to increase the amount of plastic bottles that get recycled in the UAE. The Simply Bottles initiative has been launched by eco-friendly clothing manufacturer DGrade, which plans to build the world’s first ‘plastic to yarn’ recycling plant in Dubai. Kris Barber, CEO of DGrade, explains why they chose the Emirates:

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https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=1507894705924943

Simply Bottles Plastic Bottle Recycling Initiative in UAE

OCT 23, 2017
DGrade, the manufacturer of eco-friendly clothing, has launched the Simply Bottles initiative to increase recovery and recycling rates of plastic bottles in the UAE. According to the company, as part of the initiative it plans to develop the world?s first bottle-to-yarn recycling plant, as well as to educate and equip businesses, schools and individuals with the tools and infrastructure required to reduce their plastic pollution and increase their recycling rates of plastic bottles.

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https://waste-management-world.com/a/simply-bottles-plastic-bottle-recycling-initiative-in-uae

Simply Bottles targets recycling plant in UAE

OCT 23, 2017
Eco-friendly clothing manufacturer DGrade has launched the ‘Simply Bottles’ initiative, which aims to increase recovery rates of plastics bottles and lead to the development of the world’s first bottle-to-yarn recycling plant based in the UAE. The strategy will start this month and intends to educate and equip businesses, schools and individuals with the infrastructure and tools…

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https://plasticsinpackaging.com/online/simple-solution-dgrade-launches-simply-bottles-recycling-initiative-in-uae/

UAE designers reveal how they are making their designs more eco-friendly

JUN 10, 2017
Eco-friendly fashion is the latest global trend that many in the trade are determined to turn into a sustainable norm. In the UAE, clothing retailers have designs on your old plastic bottles, writes Rebecca McLaughlin-Duane If global trends are ­anything to go by, it might not be long before rubbish is ­transformed into ready-to-wear in the UAE. The popularity of sustainable, eco-friendly fashion worldwide has been steadily on the rise and an event dedicated to the cause, Green Fashion Week, recently held its spring season in the United States.

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https://www.thenational.ae/arts-culture/uae-designers-reveal-how-they-are-making-their-designs-more-eco-friendly-1.63600