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Waste Reduction Week

Waste Reduction Week

Thank you to the Commerce Court community for joining us in celebrating Waste Reduction Week, October 15-19, 2018 by learning about waste as a resource through the Circular Economy.  The week-long educational exhibit reTHINK WASTE: reALIZE rePURPOSE reSPOND, as well as a clothing and household textile Recycling Collection Drive.

Stay tuned for a list of draw winners from our online quiz. Read below about each initiative and download the reTHINK Waste information booklet and quiz.

 

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A week long, pop-up educational exhibit designed to challenge our views on waste materials was on display October 15-19, 2018.  Ten items - from apparel to toys to daily necessities were displayed with accompanying factoids about how consumers can make changes to reduce our individual and collective environmental footprint. Participants were encouraged to visit the exhibit’s online quiz to enter into a prize draw. Winners will be notified by end of October. 

Download the reTHINK Waste booklet and quiz package HERE 

Recycling Collection Drive

In support of Partners in Project Green and Diabetes Canada, Commerce Court participated in the Recycling Collection Drive which took place throughout Waste Reduction Week. A collection bin for unwanted clothing and household textiles was placed in the Compass from October 15 to 19. 

Thank you to all who've provided donations. The final tally of clothes and textiles diverted will be provided by campaign organizers by end of November. 

 

QUESTIONS?

Call (416) 364-0758 or email CCTO-Sustainability@quadreal.com 

 

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