Supporting your favourite team with an eye to sustainability and recycling. This has now become a reality for the fans of US Pontedera, a team that plays in Lega Pro, the third tier of Italian football. It is a world first: seats made from recycled and recyclable plastic have been installed at the Manucci stadium, Pontedera’s home ground. These objects have a special story. The introduction of recycled plastic to a football stadium happened thanks to the Management Institute at Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, a research university in Pisa. The Institute is responsible for the “Life Tackle” project, which focuses on the environmental sustainability of footballing events, and Revet was invited to take part in the initiative. Thanks to this project, the Manucci stadium now has...