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2017 Burnaby Pledge Member Sustainability Highlights!

December 16, 2017 BCIT sustainability bur burnaby and sustainability Pledge sustainability highlights SFU and sustainability The Silent Gardener and sustainability
Every year we celebrate the achievements of our Pledge members! Check out some of the incredible sustainable achievements of Burnaby's business community. Shape Properties commitment to sustainable business practices throughout…
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Climate Change Guide For Business 2.0

December 6, 2017 CBSR Climate Change Guide for Business
Climate change is here. The Canadian government knows it and is asking  provinces to implement targets and establish some form of carbon pricing regime by 2018. In 2015 196 countries,…
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Create Memories Not Garbage

December 4, 2017 Create Memories Not Garbage Green gift ideas
If you could do just one thing differently to create memories and reduce waste this holiday season, what would it be? Metro Vancouver has collected creative gift ideas, tips for…
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Where the heck do our clothes go once we’re done with them?

November 21, 2017 sustainable fashion
The holidays are around the corner and this is the time where families are gearing up for the big Christmas spend. A large part of our budget will go towards…
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How Smart Communications Marketing is Bringing Small to Medium Businesses Out of the Shadows

October 31, 2017 Dibella small to medium businesses marketing sustainability sme's and sustainability sustainablebrands
Through the Pledge we've seen many small to medium businesses undertake a strong commitment to being more sustainable. But many SME's, unlike their larger corporate brothers, tend not to communicate…
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Curious about Electric Vehicles?

October 31, 2017 Electric Vehicle info sessions Electric Vehicles and Metro Vancouver Metro Vancouver Electric Vehicle Info Sessions
Is your organization interested in electric vehicles and how they work? Metro Vancouver is currently hosting information sessions (at your place of work) to help you and your employees understand…
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Burnaby Business Excellence Awards Finalists

October 31, 2017 Brentwood Town Centre Burnaby Business Excellence Awards 2017 Environmental Sustainability awards Burnaby Interfor Ricoh Canada Simon Fraser University Procurement Services
Congratulations to this year's finalists for Environmental Sustainability for the Burnaby Business Excellence Awards. On Thursday November 2nd the winners will be announced at the annual Gala. Brentwood Town Centre…
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Zero Waste Conference: A Future Without Waste | A Circular Economy Within Reach | November 1, 2017

September 14, 2017 circular economy Zero Waste Conference
On November 1, 2017 we will welcome the perspectives of innovative thinkers at the edges of possibility, the hard headed realists turning ideas into solutions, and the policy makers who provide the…
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Webinar: Assessing Packaging Recovery in Canada: Spotlight on Compostables

September 14, 2017 Assessing Packaging Recovery in Canada Zero Waste Council
    Webinar: Assessing Packaging Recovery in Canada: Spotlight on Compostables Tuesday, September 26, 2017 10:00am - 11:00am (PDT) This free webinar will feature speakers and discussion on the policies,…
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Project S.A.V.E.- Pen Recycling!

August 29, 2017 pen recycling Project S.A.V.E. recycling pens SFU Pen Recycling
Project S.A.V.E. is an SFU student led initiative whose goal is to recycle pens in schools, campuses and businesses in the Lower Mainland. Lucy Lei, founder of Project S.A.V.E.  studies…
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