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Major Food Company Goes Carbon Neutral - Teresa Madaleno

They may be the first, but they likely won’t be the last Canadian food company to go carbon neutral. In a recent news release, Maple … Contin....

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Emissions Exposure - Teresa Madaleno

A national study conducted by engineering researchers at the University of Toronto indicates that emissions from major roads greatly increase concentr....

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Garbage Trucks Running on Waste - Teresa Madaleno

Toronto Garbage Trucks are about to go green. The waste collection fleet will be one of the first cities in North America to run on … Continue....

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No Single-Use Packaging - Teresa Madaleno

While it may have started with grocery stores banning plastic bags, the waste backlash is growing into a no single-use packaging trend. Today, consume....

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Truck Fleet Running on Plastics - Teresa Madaleno

Electric, hybrid, ethanol, as well as biodiesel derived from vegetable and animal fats are well known eco-friendly ways to power vehicles, but few peo....

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Plastics and Cannabis - Teresa Madaleno

The adoption of pro-cannabis laws has provided an economic boost to communities that now have legitimate cannabis producers; however, with the green r....

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A Whole New Type of Plastic - Teresa Madaleno

As company executives around the world continue to discuss what to do about all the plastics they use, a recent young graduate from the University &he....

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The Upcycling of Junk - Teresa Madaleno

Design is always evolving and the conservation movement is starting to play a large part in this. The Fashion industry, construction industry, and fur....

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Ohio Plastic Problem - Teresa Madaleno

The second most populous area in the state of Ohio will be putting a ban on single-use plastic bags into effect starting January 2020. We’re &hellip....

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Burger Giant Says Bye, Bye to Plastic Toys - Teresa Madaleno

If you haven’t already heard, the plastics backlash is growing. Recently the burger giant, Burger King announced that it is no longer going to offer....

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Big Yellow Polluters - Teresa Madaleno

Big yellow diesel-fuelled school buses are seen all over our roads transporting kids to and from classes but as they chug along they expose students &....

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Large Companies Getting Rid of Plastic - Teresa Madaleno

As a company that is focused on reducing and upcycling waste, Sparta Group is always watching what other enterprises are doing to improve the environm....

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Turning Waste into Plastics Substitute - Teresa Madaleno

Most people know Yehunda Pearl as a the business man that brought hummus to North American or as rabbi emeritus at Anshei Shalom Synagogue on …....

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What About Inflatable Plastic Waste? - Teresa Madaleno

Anyone who owns a pool knows how much fun inflatables can be but when was the last time anyone talked about the consequences of the … Continue....

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Seaweed Farming - Teresa Madaleno

We’ve all heard about plastic waste taking over our oceans but seaweed farming as a way to fight climate concerns is a brand new idea. … Cont....

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