VCC_vancouverWHAT IS A SUSTAINABLE CITY… a city designed with consideration of environmental impact, inhabited by people dedicated to minimization of required inputs of energy, water and food, and waste output of heat, air pollution and water pollution.

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Lack of sanitation undermining health improvements

Lack of progress on sanitation threatens to undermine the child survival and health benefits...
Posted On 02 Jul 2015
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Combating climate dangers is seen as ‘medical emergency’

International experts say the last 50 years of health advances worldwide will be jeopardised...
Posted On 23 Jun 2015
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Sustainable Building Pays Off for Investors

Study confirms what has been said time and time again that what's good for the environment is...
Posted On 19 Jun 2015
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Extreme Weather poses significant risks for energy delivery in Canada

Canadian homeowners and businesses are more at risk from widespread and prolonged outages from...
Posted On 17 Jun 2015
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Food waste costs $161.6 billion annually finds new study

New survey on wasted food finds says efforts to reduce individual waste should focus on...
Posted On 12 Jun 2015
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Loblaws will ban microbeads from its products

When a leader like Loblaw puts a stake in the ground on an issue like this, it enables real change
Posted On 11 Jun 2015
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Values Paramount to Achieving Sustainability Leadership

Findings from a new study exploring corporate, NGO and governmental leadership in sustainable...
Posted On 28 May 2015
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The market benefits of ‘green’ condos in Toronto

LEED-certified condo units provide consumers with additional housing choice, promising better...
Posted On 15 May 2015
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BC First Nation to be recognized for economic development achievements

Penticton Indian Band Development Corporation wins award for Aboriginal economic development in...
Posted On 13 May 2015
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Celebrating Canadian design for preventing waste and increasing sustainability

Design portfolio from National Zero Waste Council showcases products incorporating...
Posted On 12 May 2015
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Unilever sees sustainability supporting growth

Unilever says it is making a growing and positive impact on its business in terms of growth,...
Posted On 11 May 2015
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New York Releases New Plan for a Strong and Just City

New Sustainability Plan establishes bold goals and specific targets for a strong, sustainable,...
Posted On 25 Apr 2015
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