Cir­cu­lar Think­ing

BC Business Magazine - - The Informer - by Melissa Ed­wards

As the Zero Waste Con­fer­ence comes to the Van­cou­ver Con­ven­tion Cen­tre for its sev­enth an­nual na­tional event (Novem­ber 8 and 9), we ex­am­ine how B.C. is lean­ing into the cir­cu­lar econ­omy Com­mer­cial, in­dus­trial and in­sti­tu­tional waste pro­duc­tion in Metro Van­cou­ver 407 kg In 2011: per em­ployee 273 kg In 2016: per em­ployee

10% Share of Van­cou­ver busi­nesses that have de­clared the goal of be­com­ing zero-waste

30% Share whose prod­ucts or ser­vices help to re­pair or pre­serve the en­vi­ron­ment

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