Creating a sustainable office space at Busch Systems

Tucked away in the south end of Barrie is a modern example of a sustainable office space that incorporates a wide range of environmental principles. Busch Systems Canada is a Barrie-local recycle and waste bin manufacturer, and the… Read More

Reducing waste while camping

Camping is a great opportunity to get outside, to experience nature up close, to appreciate the beauty around us, and to generate a lot of garbage? Say what? When you think of camping– do paper plates, single serving… Read More

Join the ELS #nostrawchallenge

Plastic drinking straws are one of the top ten items that litter our waterways. Considering that a drinking straw is rarely a necessity, and that restaurants see significant volumes of used straws enter the waste stream every day,… Read More

Reducing food waste at the Market Buffet BBQ & Smokehouse

Managing a busy buffet restaurant takes skill, organization and creativity. What you may not think of when you shimmy up to the buffet table is how hard the staff work to reduce food waste. Not only is wasted… Read More

A healthy environment thrives at BLiSS Ann Green Yoga

Walking into the BLiSS Ann Green Yoga studio in Barrie, customers quickly become aware of how sustainable principles are incorporated into daily operations to create an environment that supports both human and environmental health. The décor of the… Read More