Author Archives: BSI Biodegradable Solutions

3 Ways for a World Without Waste

Can you imagine a world without waste? We can! Believe it or not, Canada currently produces more waste per capita than any other country (CBC). Our landfills are brimming, our climate is changing and we are wasting resources in the … Continue reading

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They’re HERE! Try our new BESICS Compostable Hot Cups & Lids

Brand new and in stock now! Sturdy… stackable… recyclable and compostable… what more could you want for your morning coffee? Tweet

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UBC Masters Research Assistant Position Available: Compost

We have an exciting opportunity to share! Are you or someone you know interested in compost, composting technology and compostable food ware? Do you want to advance material assessments for compostability? BSI and the University of British Columbia are working … Continue reading

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Vancouver Folk Fest: West-coast culture alive and well

  For over 30 years, the Vancouver Folk Fest has been bringing people together at Jericho beach to celebrate world class music surrounded by the beautiful coastal scenery Vancouver is known for. Even with a few grey skies, Jericho’s picturesque … Continue reading

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Company Update: Zero-Waste parties, policy development and bio-polymers

BSI Biodegradable Solutions has had a great start to 2014. In January and February 2014, the company engaged the product and packaging working group meetings under the direction of Metro Vancouver. BSI team members contributed information on the opportunities and … Continue reading

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Check this out: Eco label guide

As green conscious consumers, you look for claims and certifications that will help you make informed decisions about your purchases. But in order to make the right choice, you need to understand the implications of these labels. David Suzuki’s Queen … Continue reading

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Two Night Markets But Where’s the Compostable Packaging?

It was announced today that the City of Richmond has approved the permit for the Richmond Night Market, which will be located by River Rock Casino. This means that there will most likely be TWO night markets in Richmond, if … Continue reading

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Lorax movie ticket contest

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Think green to win tickets to THE LORAX

  For Immediate Release February 27, 2012 Little Orange Lorax inspires us all to go Green! Local companies Dunbar Theatre & BSI Biodegradable Solutions partner to celebrate the release of the Lorax movie by creating a “sustainable theatre” opening night … Continue reading

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Straw Wars: The campaign to keep straws out of restaurants… and landfills

Straw Wars is a campaign launched in London’s trendy Soho neighbourhood by restaurants, hotels and bars to reduce the use of plastic straws. Plastic straws are technically recyclable; however they’re not commonly accepted in commercial or residential recycling programs. One … Continue reading

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