Burnaby Board of Trade Pledge
Burnaby Board of Trade Pledge


4567 Canada Way
Burnaby, BC  V5G 4T1

604-268-5459 | huasmar.lopez@bcaa.com


Our Pledge:

– Private

Past/Ongoing Actions:

  • Energy reduction advocacy – BCAA provides access to tools created to help Members and Customers reduce their vehicle’s impact on the environment
  • In-house waste reduction initiatives – The ‘Reduced Waste to Landfill’ program through use of specialized recycling stations and installation of Dyson’s hand dryers and motion sensor dispensers to reduce our hand towel consumption
  • Business initiatives – Year-round Bike Assist and Insurance discounts
  • Business Initiatives – Auto Coverage rewards Members that might only use their car on the weekends because they take transit during the week
  • Business Initiatives – Green House Program offers one-time discounts for homes that have purchased energy efficient appliances
  • Carbon footprint measurement – We’ve reduced our carbon footprint by 23% since 2007 and the first auto club in North America to measure our carbon footprint
  • Emergency road service fleet of tow trucks and light duty service vehicles use cleaner burning fuels: bio-diesel and propane whenever possible
  • Through BCAA’s Battery Express program, used batteries are collected and recycled or disposed of in an environmentally responsible manner
  • All BCAA’s Insurance claims adjusters drive gas-electric hybrid vehicles
  • A commitment to paper reduction through the adoption of double sided printing and the purchase of 30% postconsumer paper
  • BCAA sources products from environmentally responsible companies
  • Reduce energy emissions by installing light timers
  • Launched of, “evolve”, an initiative that supports BCAA Members who already drive electric vehicles (EV’s) or are thinking about one for their next vehicle purchase. Through “evolve”, BCAA also aims to educate our Members about the electric vehicle.