environmental sustainability

Sep 12, 2018
Photo: The Searcher/Flickr

One of the worst words in the dictionary

David Suzuki
Durability was a prized attribute of clothing and other products. What's happened? Would a child today happily wear a hand-me-down? How many parents even think of passing clothing on that way?
In cahoots
Aug 12, 2016

The lure of lavender

Ian Baird has no reason to be blue. The hot, dry summer which has plagued home gardeners and farmers across Ontario has been a welcome zephyr to the owner of the Terre Bleu Lavender Farm near Milton.

Community Classroom: On Making Sustainable Cities

May 18, 2016
Octopus Books Centretown
2nd Floor, 251 Bank St.
Ottawa , ON
45° 24' 58.7052" N, 75° 41' 48.6744" W
Ontario CA
Our goal for this discussion is to inspire our community members, friends and neighbours, to actively participate in a transition to a sustainable future for all.

Car Free Day Commercial Drive Festival

Jun 21, 2015
Commercial Drive
Commercial Drive
Vancouver , BC
49° 16' 10.6464" N, 123° 4' 10.5744" W
British Columbia CA
Car Free Day Commercial Drive is a day to day to celebrate happy, healthy and sustainable communities by taking back the street.
Oct 8, 2013

Capitalism or the environment: It's time to choose

Gary Engler
If you want to make and buy a lot of stuff, sure capitalism is great! If you want to save the environment from total catastrophe, capitalism is not all it's cracked up to be.


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