“We believe it is a global responsibility to
reduce and eliminate waste that is harmful
to the environment and all life.”
WHY WE DO IT
Our Zero Waste Commitment
Zero Waste is about so much more than just waste.
We know this because we have seen it and experienced it.
But we understand that this is not yet the case for everyone.
It is for this reason that we consider it our responsibility to lead by example, by establishing
WHAT WE DO
To continue providing education and training on Zero Waste Policies, Practices and Systems, shifting British Columbia towards Zero Waste.
WHY WE DO IT
We continuously challenge ourselves and our community, driving change to protect people and our planet. We believe it is a
While promoting Zero Waste, we provide our customers and community with
ZERO WASTE PRINCIPLIES
The International Zero Waste Definition & Zero Waste Hierarchy
These represent the founding policies and practices of Zero Waste, which we believe in and operate by.
“Zero Waste is the conservation of all resources by means of responsible production, consumption, reuse, and recovery of products, packaging, and materials without burning, and with no discharges to land, water, or air that threaten the environment or human health”
© Zero Waste International Alliance zwia.org/zwh
Active Member of:
We are a proud and active member of Zero Waste Canada, the national affiliate of the Zero Waste International Alliance (ZWIA), whom we support and collaborate with both as an organization, and as individual volunteers.
We believe in the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, and operate accordingly, as we understand how each and every one of the Global Goals pertains directly to Zero Waste.