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Are you ready for the Organics Ban?

Metro Vancouver is implementing an organics ban beginning tomorrow.   Are you ready? What it means for you: Ensure you have an organics bin** Arrange for organics collection from a waste hauler** All pre- AND post-consumer food waste must go into … Continue reading

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Demystified: Biodegradable or Compostable?

The ever-evolving world of sustainable food ware and packaging can be hard to keep tabs on. If you’re an event organizer, food vendor, sustainability advocate or just a person trying to figure out what bin to put something in, we … 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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Bring Your Own Container: Packaging Free Grocery Store

The US landfills 1.4 billion pounds of waste per day. 40% of that is packaging that is used just once. Tweet

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