Latest Green Deal Blog Articles
- How BC’s new Multi Material Recycling Program works (and why it matters even if you DON’T live in BC!)
July 21, 2014
On May 19th, 2014, an ambitious new recycling stewardship program was launched in BC, intended to deal with paper and packaging waste, but incorporating a whole lot more. Traditionally, municipalities were responsible for collecting recycling through taxpayer-funded pickup services, then […]
- Greenest Stampede Breakfast on Earth: 89% of waste diverted from landfills!
July 17, 2014
For the second year in a row, London Drugs has partnered with Green Calgary and Rocky Ridge Royal Oak Community Association (RRROCA) to green its annual community Stampede breakfast. At last year’s breakfast, which saw over 2,300 guests, over 79% […]
In The News
Doing good is good for business
by Elizabeth Withey, Edmonton Journal
"London Drugs teamed up with GEEP in 2008, when it launched its “What’s the Green Deal?” sustainability program, an initiative for customers, employees and the planet. With a goal of diverting 95 per cent of its waste from landfills by 2015."
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- RoHS Certified (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) Reduced quantities of lead, mercury, cadmium, PBB & PBDE
Clint Mahlman, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
"From the 2013 Influencer Index: This London Drugs COO made going green a priority long before it was fashionable."
- BCBusiness 2013 Influencer Index