Category Archives: Sustainability / Environment

Mar
28-12

Composting is a crucial element to the earth – and while it is becoming more common across the world, some just don’t understand just how valuable composting is.

Mar
19-12

What if paper was able to grow into a plant? Well, it can!

Jan
19-12

2012 is already under way and if being eco friendly for the new year was in your resolution list, we’re here to help you stick true to that promise (unlike those other resolutions!). Whether you’ve been incorporating eco friendly resolutions for some time or you’re a recent convert, our list will help you make resolutions you can stick to!

Dec
19-11

Recycled Bike Tube Night Out Card CareIt’s getting down to the wire now for holiday gifts and some of you I am sure are thinking: “what to get, what to get?” How about something green? We’ve compiled a guide of green gifts (and stocking stuffers) to help you figure it out.

Dec
14-11

This holiday season, try not to be wasteful, go green with gift wrapping. We’ve compiled a list of alternatives to buying an abundance of gift wrapping paper that will make any gift look exciting!

Nov
30-11

A truly eco-friendly fashion choice is to wear vintage.

Nov
08-11

With something for all ages, Montreal’s Insectarium is a must on your Montreal to-do list.

Jul
07-11

Later on in 2011 in East Austin, Texas, in.gredients, a package free, zero waste grocery store, will be the first of its kind to launch in the United States. in.gredients is not recycling packages but instead, ditching it altogether, creating the concept of “precycling”.

Jun
16-11

Want a fun, eco-friendly way to buy fresh and healthy food? The Équiterre Family Farmer Program gives you the opportunity to join 30,000 Quebecers who receive a vegetable or meat basket from a local farm every week at a location of your choice!

Mar
22-11

You may have been taking a stroll down the streets of Montreal and noticed that there was a designated spot for similar bikes, all parked in a row. You may even have seen some Montreal residents taking them out for a ride. No, there wasn’t a massive clearance sale on bikes marked “Bixi”, Bixi is a new bike sharing service launched in Montreal in May 2009.