May 2016 Shred Day Fundraising efforts to help a Syrian Family Settling in BC

On my blog I usually stick to waste reduction or recycling topics.  Something a little different this time … Urban Impact gives a lot of money to charity – I am pretty proud to tell you.   We give money in three primary ways, they are: Free recycling services for charities Shredathons scheduled in Spring and Fall where we partner with other organizations such as VanCity to provide a service and donate proceeds to their charity of choice Twice monthly Shred Days at our Richmond & Calgary offices, where our staff pick the worth charity to donate the proceeds to. In ...

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Tools To Monitor Waste Diversion Efforts

Urban Impact wants to partner with our customers in reducing their waste and improving their waste diversion efforts.  Garbage could be thing of the past, if waste diversion and avoidance efforts are taken seriously and technological developments continue to improve in alternate packaging and products, What was once garbage, will in fact be a resource and we will be on our way to a world without waste. What tools do we have to see how we are doing with respect to both diversion and waste avoidance?   Waste Audits Waste Audits are an excellent tool to review the composition of what remains ...