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Wasted Opportunities: The Business Benefits of Waste Reduction

May 31, 2022 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

It’s time to go beyond the blue box! Join us for this informative session on waste management benefits and opportunities for small business in Peterborough and the Kawarthas:

  • Waste Not, Want Not – Learn from Laurie Westaway, waste management consultant, on the importance of waste reduction, and how to measure and reduce waste at your organization.
  • Next Level Recycling Systems – Hear from Alec Cooley of Busch Systems, who will share best practices and innovative solutions to waste reduction for businesses.
  • Innovative Product Solutions – Meet Scott Anderson of Chop Value, an innovative local business manufacturing fine wood products out of reclaimed chopsticks.

Register Here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/wasted-opportunities-the-business-benefits-of-waste-reduction-tickets-339220175677

This event is presented by Green Economy Peterborough, a business hub that supports local organizations to achieve workplace sustainability goals for their business, community and environment.

This is the third event of Green Economy Peterborough’s 2022 4-event series, Green Business Basics. To keep informed of local green business events and opportunities: click here to sign up for our newsletter


Natalie Stephenson
705-745-3238 ext. 223


Green Economy Canada

Green Economy Canada

Green Economy Canada envisions an economy where environmental sustainability, human well-being, and business success are synonymous. Our mission: to launch and grow a network of local hubs engaging business to drive the sustainable economy. Green Economy Canada (formerly Sustainability CoLab) works with community organizations to launch and grow Green Economy Hubs across Cana...

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