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Building Benchmark Pilot: A Tale of Four Cities

February 4, 2020
Four cities in the Greater Vancouver Area have kicked off the Building Benchmark BC pilot project. The cities of Burnaby, Richmond, Surrey and Vancouver are engaged in the pilot, which…
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Workshop: We can’t recycle our way out of the plastics crisis

February 4, 2020 eliminate plastic waste workshop plastic waste
This workshop is an interactive dive into eliminating single-use plastics and products in the food sector and on campus. It will explore how organizations can educate and engage their communities and…
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Workshop: Rising Insurance Costs: Is Your Business Ready?

February 4, 2020
You may have seen in the news stories of home owners struggling to get insurance, but did you know the same thing can happen for businesses?  And without insurance, many…
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Done with that java? Return-It Partners with Tim Hortons®, A&W Canada and Metro Vancouver to Launch BC’s First Coffee Cup Recycling Pilot for Commercial and Public Buildings

February 3, 2020
Every year, millions of coffee cups are disposed of in the City of Vancouver at industrial, commercial and institutional (IC&I) locations and public spaces. To help address this challenge, Return-It…
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Chandos: Inclusion is the Norm

February 3, 2020 Chandos Diversity social purpose
Popular company review site - Glassdoor - says that 67% of job seekers consider workplace diversity an important factor, and more than 50% of employees want their companies to be…
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200+ Simple and Practical Ways to Save Water

February 3, 2020
If you're interested in making a difference and want to save more water you can find over 200 effective tips here. Currently, over two billion people live in areas of…
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BBOT Submission for Climate Preparedness and Adaption Strategy

January 13, 2020
The Burnaby Board of Trade in response to the Provincial Government request for  public feedback on its Climate Preparedness and Adaption Strategy convened a small task force of business owners…
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BBOT Single Use Plastic Task Force Report

December 23, 2019
Over the summer the Burnaby Board of Trade (BBOT), convened a member-driven task force, and in consultation with business, government, and not-for-profits, collaborated to better understand the issue of plastic…
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Planning for a Livable and Carbon Neutral Region by 2050 –

December 17, 2019
Metro Vancouver is hosting two workshops to receive preliminary input on the development of Metro Vancouver’s Clean Air Plan and Climate 2050. Please register for one of the following workshops.…
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B Corp 101: Learning to Measure What Matters

November 28, 2019
Business For Good Does your company help make the Greater Vancouver Area a better place to live?Are you striving to improve the livelihoods of your employees, to forge solid relationships…
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