RENEW™ Blog

Canada Day Celebration

Canada Day at Canada Place has been the country’s premier Canada Day event for more than 30 years. This event brings communities together to share a special bond of living in one of the greatest countries in the world and celebrates Canada’s freedoms, values, and...

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How To Tap A Maple Tree

How To Tap A Maple Tree

Nobody knows who first discovered how to make syrup and sugar from the sap of a maple tree. However, we know that maple syrup has always been an important commodity in the economy and has made a delicious addition to a variety of foods! Production in the maple syrup...

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5 Eco-Friendly Gifts For Mother’s Day

5 Eco-Friendly Gifts For Mother’s Day

Buying eco-friendly items isn't something everyone thinks about when it comes to buying gifts for Mother’s Day. Fortunately, purchasing sustainably sourced, eco-friendly gifts is becoming much easier today because companies are starting to understand the importance of...

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Vancouver Earth Day Events 2019!

Vancouver Earth Day Events 2019!

Earth Day helps people around the world celebrate and acknowledge the largest environmental day that falls on April 22nd every year. First celebrated in 1970, Earth Day supports the protection of our fragile planet. Today the fight for a clean environment continues...

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3 Easy Ways to Recycle E-Waste

3 Easy Ways to Recycle E-Waste

How to Recycle E-Waste How frequently do you find yourself upgrading to the latest and greatest cell phone, laptop, or TV? Electronics have become a standard in this generation and we don’t think twice about buying brand-new technology, even if our older versions are...

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Tips for Recycling Moving Materials

Tips for Recycling Moving Materials

You’ve conquered the construction of your TV stand, unpacked the dishes and glassware, and looked around your new home with frustration. There are mangled cardboard boxes in the corner, styrofoam bits scattered everywhere like a winter wonderland, and a trash can...

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How To Go Green This Valentine’s Day

How To Go Green This Valentine’s Day

Be Green This Valentine’s Day Whether you’re celebrating with someone special, or just hanging out with friends, follow these tips to go green on Valentine’s Day!    Activities Want to break the mold and do something other than the typical dinner date? Volunteering is...

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Energy Tips To Save This Winter

Energy Tips To Save This Winter

Once again, winter is in full swing. The wonders of winter are all around us, but occasionally we all get that pricey energy bill that puts a damper on the season. While the bitter cold may cause you to throw another log on the fire or turn up your thermostat, this...

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Go Green In The New Year

Go Green In The New Year

Can you believe it’s already 2019? With this new year, many of us are looking to improve ourselves and start the year off fresh. New Year’s Resolutions range from gym memberships and healthier dietary choices to be a better member of the community. It’s easy to weave...

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What to Do With Your Holiday Waste

Over the holiday season, there is a lot of waste that piles up. Check out these tips to learn other uses and ways to get rid of the waste this year! Recycle/Recycle Wrapping Paper As hard as it is to be patient to see what’s awaiting the wrapped presents, it is worth...

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Interested in Volunteering?

If you’re interested in getting a little dirty, being outside, making an impact, and bonding with our communities, shoot us some info, and we’ll let you know when we have a project coming up.