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Apr 22, 2019

Clean Works is a joint venture between Paul Moyer, a fruit farmer and Court Holdings Ltd., a family business involved in manufacturing, technology and steel services.

The process - called Clean Verification - was validated by the Food Science Department at the University of Guelph, a leading agri-food institution.  The...


Apr 15, 2019

Growing crops to feed farm animals is vastly inefficient, driving up the price of grains and legumes, and entrenching global poverty.  The challenge to produce enough food for 9 billion people by 2050, requires a more efficient system and less food waste.

The Good Food Institute works with scientists, investors,...


Apr 8, 2019

Community bike shops are run on a mandate to eliminate barriers to cycling by teaching people how to repair and maintain bikes (and offering the tools and space to do so), and providing safe, affordable bikes to those who might otherwise be priced out of the market.

Whether running hands-on programs in neighbourhood...


Apr 1, 2019

The use of plastics today is a highly wasteful, linear, take-make-waste model that is harmful to the environment and misses economic opportunities as value is literally thrown away. This linear economy for plastics requires energy and generates emissions for each production cycle that would largely be avoided,...


Mar 25, 2019

The Atmospheric Fund (TAF) invests in urban solutions in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA) to reduce carbon emissions and air pollution.

It’s vision is for a climate-smart urban region that functions within its environmental means and is a leader among climate-friendly urban centres around the world.

Julia...