Take a Green Challenge in 2018



Participating in these friendly competitions will help local governments and school divisions implement specific environmental policies and practical actions that reduce carbon emissions. In addition, while striving to attain certified "Green Government" or "Green Schools" status, local governments, school divisions, and independent schools can save money.

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Green Government Challenge

Green Public Schools Challenge



Green Tips
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. The manufacturing process produces an average four-eight pounds of CO2 for every pound of manufactured product. You'll save 2,400 pounds of CO2 per year by recycling half of your household waste. Avoid plastic bags; take sturdy tote bags to the grocery store. Reuse plastic grocery bags as trash can liners and tote bags. Reuse take-out containers for plant saucers. Take a travel mug to your favorite coffee shop. Reuse gift-wrap or use reusable gift bags.

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