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News Energy General
June 25, 2020  

Despite green pledges, Amazon’s carbon footprint grew 15%

Amazon disclosed its carbon footprint the first time last year after pressure to do more to combat climate change

News Manufacturing General Sustainability
December 9, 2019  

Climate scientists try to cut their own carbon footprints

They’re limiting flying, consumption of meat and their overall carbon footprints to avoid adding to global warming.

News Food & Beverage General
November 7, 2019  

Maple Leaf Foods to reduce environmental footprint and become carbon neutral

Plan is based on reducing emissions and investing in environmental projects in Canada and the US.

Feature Manufacturing General Sustainability Technology
June 20, 2019  

A cure for carbon: Putting CO2 to work in concrete manufacturing

CarbonCure’s mission is to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from concrete manufacturing.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
June 8, 2016  

Ontario will spend up to $8.3B to fight climate change

Incentives galore, backs off zero-emissions vehicle mandate for automakers.

News Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Production Sustainability
May 6, 2013  

Lafarge, partners invest $8 million in low carbon fuels at cement plant

Ontario plant will use renewable, locally-procured, low carbon fuels to cut GHG emissions.

News Energy Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
January 21, 2013  

BioteQ Sulf-IX pilot plant on the job

Undergoing optimization and prepping for “commercial opportunities.”

News Sustainability
December 10, 2010  

Green chemistry

It burns Ellen McGregor to see manufacturers send chemical waste to be incinerated. Organic chemicals are derived from oil, says the president of Fielding Chemical Technologies Inc. “When a manufacturer chooses to burn their chemical waste, they are burning a non-renewable resource.”

News Sustainability
April 7, 2010  

Lean leads to green

Replacing metal halide light fixtures with T5 fluorescents consumes