Plastic-Free Guide: 10 ways to go plastic-free this holiday season!

Nov 28, 2018 by Rachel Kitchin (Communications Manager)

Categories: Plastic Pollution

Did you know the average waste per person in Canada doubles over the holiday period? Canadians already produce among the most plastic waste in…Read More


Major bans on single-use plastics across the EU. Up next: Canada…

Oct 26, 2018 by Rachel Kitchin (Communications Manager)

Categories: Plastic Pollution

Finally, some good news! On Wednesday, the European Parliament voted overwhelmingly in favour of a sweeping new plan to deal with plastics across the…Read More


Heroes in the Field: Lake Erie's unsung guardians - part 2

Oct 12, 2018 by Rachel Kitchin (Communications Manager)

Categories: Great Lakes

Joe Csoff and his family have been farming in the Lake Erie basin since the 80s. During that time he’s seen farming practices and…Read More


Heroes in the Field: Lake Erie's unsung guardians - part 1

Oct 04, 2018 by Rachel Kitchin (Communications Manager)

Categories: Great Lakes

When Stephen moved back to his family farm in Southern Ontario three years ago with his wife Katie, he already knew that he wanted…Read More


Ready, set, SNAP! The #BlueFlagPhotoContest is NOW OPEN on Instagram!

Jul 20, 2018 by Rachel Kitchin (Communications Manager)

Categories: Blue Flag

Canadian summers may be short lived, but boy do we know how to make them count! And there’s no better way to show that…Read More


10 Key Considerations for Low-Carbon Communities

Apr 19, 2018 by Rachel Kitchin (Communications Manager)

Categories: Clean Economy, Climate Change

Rodney Wilts is a partner at Windmill Development Group, an Ontario-based urban development group with a very special business ethos.  Windmill builds homes, offices,…Read More


Ran Goel wants you to fight climate change by eating better food

Apr 06, 2018 by Rachel Kitchin (Communications Manager)

Categories: Clean Economy, Climate Change

  You won’t find many investment bankers who would trade their lucrative careers to grow vegetables, but that’s exactly what Ran Goel did.  Moving…Read More


Get Involved - 11 Actions You Can Take to Fight Climate Change

Mar 29, 2018 by Rachel Kitchin (Communications Manager)

Categories: Clean Economy, Climate Change

So you’ve chosen to act on climate change. Great! Now what?  This list contains 11 actions that you can take to make a difference…Read More


Interview with the Arkells - award winning musicians and home-grown environmentalists

Mar 26, 2018 by Rachel Kitchin (Communications Manager)

Categories: Clean Economy, Climate Change

Juno award-winning artists the Arkells joined the Ontario climate movement to encourage others to think about their impact on the planet.  We caught up…Read More


Cold Weather Cycling: EDC staff give their 5 top tips

Mar 02, 2018 by Rachel Kitchin (Communications Manager)

Categories: Clean Economy, Climate Change

When the weather turns colder and the days shorter, a lot of us (understandably) lose our enthusiasm for hopping on a bike and cycling…Read More