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Have you heard of The Nulla Project? This great program helps you reduce your waste when taking your coffee to go! Read on to find out which beloved downtown businesses you can visit to participate in this great zero-waste initiative.
Have you been in search of more green and sustainable products? Many find it difficult to find truly eco-friendly and reliable products without it being too expensive, complicated ingredient list or simply some find it too time consuming researching alternatives. Do not fear because downtown Victoria has many options to choose from!
April was Earth Month and throughout that time, we wanted to help Victorians learn about sustainability and find new ways to live more sustainably. With the month coming to an end, we've gathered our blog posts together into one place to make one big source for information, resources, and local businesses!
The City of Victoria cares about sustainability and climate change and wants to inspire and aid citizens and businesses to live more sustainably. In 2017, they create a Climate Leadership Plan, full of goals, targets, and information on how the City aims to minimize the effects of climate change through early and wise actions now.
Whatever you like to do out in nature, from walking in the forest to beachcombing to ocean sports, the stores of downtown Victoria can help you with your next outdoor adventure. Getting out into the beauty of natural spaces is important, both for our own health and wellness and to help us appreciate the Earth.
Our cars and other vehicles are major polluters of our environment and our air. Finding alternative means of transportation, from biking to taking the bus to using a car share service, is a great way to reduce the effects of fuel-based vehicles' greenhouse gas emissions. Read on for more information on vehicles' environmental effects, great alternatives, and the downtown businesses that can help you!