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Keep Cozy Without the Costs

November 18, 2016
Winter energy use can be costly both in terms of your wallet and your carbon footprint. It can be difficult to coordinate comfort, sustainability and cost during the colder times…

Investing in Sustainability- Simon Fraser University expansion in Surrey

November 14, 2016
The federal and B.C. governments are helping fund a $126 million Simon Fraser University expansion in Surrey that aims to put the institution’s scientists — and the city itself —…

Stantec Takes Home the Award for Sustainability at the BBEA’s

November 7, 2016 BBEA Burnaby Business Sustainability Stantec
Stantec had a great night at the 17th annual Burnaby Business Excellence Awards held on November 10th. Stantec collaborates across disciplines and industries to bring buildings, energy and resources, environmental,…

How to Pack Lunches with Waste in Mind

November 7, 2016
Preparing lunches is something many of us do almost every day. Whether it be your own work lunch or meals for the entire family to keep them full and energized…

A Few Everyday Ways to Reduce Waste

October 27, 2016
We all love our cup of Joe in the morning, however, all of those disposable cups add up quickly and can take a long time to decompose. Instead, try to…

Hemlock Printer Named One of North America’s Top Sustainable Printers

October 25, 2016 Canopy EarthColor Hemlock Printers Nicole Rycroft sustainable printers
Congratulations to Hemlock Printers for taking second place as one of North America's top sustainable printers. It is great to see a Burnaby company, not to mention a Pledge member…

BBEA Finalists for Environmental Sustainability

October 17, 2016 Brentwood Town Centre Grand & Toy sustainability Moksha Yoga sustainability Shape Properties Stantec Consulting Burnaby Sustainabillity
The finalist for the 17th annual Burnaby Business Excellence Awards were announced in the nine categories which are: Burnaby Community Spirit, Business Innovation, Not-for-Profit Organization of the Year, Business Person of the…

Tips for being Energy-Wise this Thanksgiving

October 7, 2016
With Thanksgiving right around the corner a lot of us are looking forward to time with friends and family and the classic holiday feast! This year, try to challenge yourself…

Bike to Work Week – October 24th to 30th

October 6, 2016 Bike to Work Week 2016
Sick of traffic? Bike to Work Week is coming up! Register today!   How it Works It's easy, fun (and free) to participate in Bike to Work Week. Here's how…

A Future Without Waste – National Zero Waste Conference – November 3

October 6, 2016 A Future without waste metro Vancouver National Zero Waste Council
Rapidly shifting from the periphery to the mainstream, the circular economy signals a new era of innovation – offering a systems approach to eliminating waste and creating value, while reshaping…