Plan 2020 - Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada - Circuit Gilles Villeneuve

Clean Energy and Air Pollution

On location –

  • Opt for ecofriendly vehicles and machinery when available
  • Offer suppliers additional storage to minimize extra/unnecessary transportation

Encourage suppliers and employees to carpool or use a greener way to travel by providing incentives

Waste Reduction and Recycling

On location –

  • Evaluate the possibility to compost materials in corporate suites
  • In partnership with La Tablée des Chefs, increase the quantity of consumables food donations
  • Put in place a system to facilitate the management of dangerous materials like battery recycling, paint and chemical disposal.
  • Put in place a system for wood, metal and glass recycling
  • Encourage local production for promotional items
  • Put together an inventory system for the multi-year use of materials such as mesh, wood, furniture etc.
  • Limit the amount of printed tickets to presale purchases only.
  • Ban single use plastic on the Terraces (glasses, straw, etc.)
  • Ban plastic straws to all the concessions
  • Convenience store: Reusable bags only

Year-round –

  • Our office furniture is refurbished
  • Ban the use of single use items.

Cleaner fan travel to the event

On location –

  • Encourage fans to travel to the event using bicycles

Circuit Greening and Fan Wellness

On location –

  • Offer more shaded areas
  • Offer hydration stations
  • Repurpose wood to offer fans seating areas
  • Offer healthy food and beverage options

Local Community engagement

Year-round –

  • Favour partnerships with companies who have a sustainability plan
  • Increase local employee hire and internship opportunities.