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Metro Vancouver Single Use Plastic Waste Ban Proposal

July 29, 2019
  Metro Vancouver is developing a Single-Use Item Toolkit to provide its local government members with single-use item reduction resources and best practices to support them in their initiatives. The…
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You’re invited to a Metro Vancouver workshop on July 23, 2019 on single-use item reduction in the region

July 15, 2019 BBOT pledge metro Vancouver plastic single use plastic workshop
You’re invited to a Metro Vancouver workshop on July 23, 2019 on single-use item reduction in the region. Metro Vancouver is developing a Single-Use Item Toolkit to provide its local…
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Talking Sustainability: Trans Mountain Presents at BBOT Business Innovation and Sustainability Event

July 12, 2019
On June 27, 2019, Trans Mountain was invited by the Burnaby Board of Trade to speak at its annual “Business Innovation & Sustainability Talks” forum, an event that brought together…
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Programs for Small Business to Address Climate Change

July 9, 2019 climate change small business
  For small businesses interested in accessing savings and programs to help them reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, below are some resources to help you navigate available opportunities.   CleanBC…
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BBOT Attends Unveiling of BCIT’s Green Buildings Program to Support Transition to Low Carbon Economy

June 28, 2019 CleanBC Green Buildings
Today the BBOT attended Minister Sim's unveiling of BCIT's new program that will support the provincial government's CleanBC Government Buildings program. The new CleanBC Government Buildings Program aims to make…
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BBOT Business Innovation and Sustainability Event Highlights Breadth of Sustainability Innovation in the Community

June 28, 2019
Thanks to everyone who made this year’s Business Innovation and Sustainability event such a success! Held at the Element Hote,l it featured rapid-fire talks from Karen Storry (Metro Vancouver) on…
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City of Burnaby Seeking Input From Business on EV Recharging Stations

June 14, 2019 Burnaby EV charging stations Burnaby sustainability
The City of Burnaby is seeking feedback from the business community on the installation of EV charging stations. In 2018  the City adopted requirements for new *residential* developments, and, although…
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Karen Storry on Tackling Clothing Waste

June 7, 2019 apparel waste in metro vancouver clothes aren't garbage textile waste
Karen Storry will be one of seven presenters at the "Business Innovation and Sustainability" event hosted at the Element Hotel on June 27th. Karen is a Senior Project Engineer for…
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BBOT Successfully Lobbies for Two Environmental Policy Resolutions at BC Chamber AGM

June 5, 2019 BBOT sustainability Burnaby Board of Trade advocacy
The Burnaby Board of Trade, under it's Pledge for a Sustainable Community initiative, advocates on behalf of our membership and Pledge community on issues of environmental and sustainable importance. Here are some…
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Adam Corneil and Unbuilders at BBOT Business Innovation and Sustainability Talks!

May 31, 2019 Adam Corneil Unbuilders
Unbuilders is Canada’s foremost deconstruction company. Based in Vancouver, British Columbia, they unbuild homes by hand and salvage almost everything, including irreplaceable old growth lumber, windows, doors, cabinets, fixtures and…
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