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Hemlock Wins Ancient Forest Friendly Award

December 12, 2012
Another amazing recognition for Hemlock Printers! Burnaby, BC – Hemlock was honoured to be recognized for their continued sustainability efforts at the 2012 Ancient Forest Friendly™ Awards, hosted by Canopy on…
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BCIT Sustainable Leadership Program

December 11, 2012
BCIT Sustainable Business Leadership Program (BCIT.ca/SBL) was pleased to partner with the Burnaby Board of Trade (BBOT) in the creation of the BBOT Pledge Program.  THE SBL is a multidisciplinary…
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Big Businesses Risk Losing Out to Social Enterprises Unless They Adapt

December 11, 2012
From The Guardian: http://www.guardian.co.uk/sustainable-business/blog/big-business-lose-social-enterprises
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Hemlock Named Canada’s Most Environmentally Progressive Printer – Again!

December 4, 2012
News Release: SEVENTH YEAR AS CANADA’S MOST ENVIRONMENTALLY PROGRESSIVE PRINTER Burnaby, BC – December 3rd, 2012 – Hemlock Printers was once again honoured for both its leadership in sustainability and…
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From Coffee Cups to Climate Change, Do Local Efforts Really Matter?

December 3, 2012
From The Atlantic Cities: http://www.theatlanticcities.com/politics/2012/11/global-fight-against-climate-change-do-small-towns-matter/4010/
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Valley Bakery – The First Burnaby Business to Take the Pledge for a Sustainable Burnaby!

November 28, 2012
Valley Bakery has been doing business in Burnaby for 54 years – customers effusively describe its old world charm, hospitality and commitment to fresh ingredients as reasons why they continue to shop…
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Transformational Companies Redefine Business for a Sustainable Future

November 5, 2012
Guest blog by Coro Strandberg, Strandberg Consulting corostrandberg.com When Unilever announced their Sustainable Living Plan in 2010 they set three broad goals to position their company as part of the…
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Transformational Companies Tackle the Double Whammy

September 25, 2012
Guest Blog By Coro Standberg, corostrandberg.com. Consider this definition of a transformational company: To qualify as “transformational,” a company must both transform its own business model toward sustainability and the…
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BBOT Going Waste Free!

August 13, 2012
With the Burnaby Board of Trade set to launch its new Pledge for a Sustainable Burnaby program this fall, staff here have been trying to think of ways to be…
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Sustainability Expert Coro Strandberg offers “Tips and Tools for Sustainable Purchasing”

August 13, 2012
The Burnaby Board of Trade’s mission promotes Corporate Social Responsibility and the Triple Bottom Line of economic, social and environmental results. The work that the BBOT undertakes through its committees addresses these issues with…
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