Plastic Pollution / May 17, 2019

A Day in the Life - Nine tips for zero-waste grocery shopping!

This is a guest post by zero-waste blogger Tara McKenna. Check out her Instagram @ZeroWasteCollective for more awesome tips and encouragement on living plastic…Read More


Guest / Toxics / May 02, 2019

How to tackle indoor air pollution in your home

Guest blog by Emma Rohmann, an environmental engineer, mom of two and founder of Green at Home.  Are you doing enough to reduce air…Read More


Plastic Pollution / Feb 05, 2019

Why we’re calling time on plastic packaging – a Q&A with Pure + Simple

Pure + Simple is a Toronto-based skincare chain that has committed to going 100 per cent plastic-free! We asked their President and Co-owner Jean…Read More


YRE News / Nov 20, 2018

What does diversity have to do with climate change?

This is a guest blog by Abhayjeet Singh Sachal, Co-Founder and Executive Director of Break The Divide Foundation and Grade 12 Student at Seaquam Secondary…Read More


YRE News / Nov 13, 2018

What I learned at the NAAEE Conference? We need to talk about climate change.

This is a guest blog by Megan Nguyen, a student at Seaquam Secondary School in Delta BC, who placed second in our Young Reporters…Read More


Livable Communities / Aug 28, 2018

Save Belfountain! One of the last remaining Greenbelt hamlets under threat

This is a guest blog by Judy Mabee, President of The Belfountain Community Organization, a residents’ group committed to preserving the rural heritage and…Read More


Movement Building / Jul 06, 2018

Improvements to aggregate practices rely on voluntary efforts from the industry

This is a guest blog by Claire Malcolmson, the Responsible Aggregate consultant for Environmental Defence Changes in government bring uncertainty, and the aggregate (sand, stone…Read More


Livable Communities / May 07, 2018

Community planning is shifting in Ontario - Here's why you should care

This is a guest blog by Marwa Selim, Program Manager at BurlingtonGreen Environmental Association.        Smart communities are the future for Ontarians and…Read More


Safeguarding Freshwater / Mar 05, 2018

Turning trash into art: Making an artistic statement out of 12,000 used plastic bottles

This is a guest blog by Rebecca Jane Houston. Rebecca is a settler sculptor and installation artist from Toronto. She works with found and…Read More


Clean Economy / Climate Change / Feb 26, 2018

Smart home buyers look for green: Energy efficiency in the real estate market

  Guest blog by Brent Kopperson, founder and executive director of Windfall Ecology Centre   How many realtors know the difference between a red…Read More