The Circular Economy & Sustainability at Home | Waste Reduction Week in Canada

The Circular Economy & Sustainability at Home

How to make your next renovation or redecoration project more environmentally friendly.

Online Webinar - Wednesday 20 October - 12:00 - 13:00 PST

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Join us for this educational webinar to learn how to divert materials from landfills, reuse salvaged materials and to make energy-efficient changes to our homes.

--- Did you know? ---

- Construction is the leading cause of waste in North America
- The equivalent of 80,000 homes worth of construction & demolition waste goes into the dumpster every year in Canada

Habitat for Humanity Greater Vancouver are hosting this educational webinar as part of our Sustainability Build Week to share what individuals and businesses can do when building, renovating and decorating to divert materials from ending up in landfills and instead become part of the circular economy.

Our panel of experts will be sharing what options are available from deconstruction, to upcycling, green building best practices and the small changes you can make at home that will have a lasting impact.

We all need to act now to protect our planet, join us to learn more about what you can do at home.

More details & speakers to be announced...

Attendance at this webinar is free, however, if you are able to support Habitat for Humanity and help us to build more energy-efficient homes for low-income families we really appreciate any donation that you can make. Thank you!

With great respect, Habitat for Humanity Greater Vancouver acknowledges and thanks the Coast Salish people upon whose traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory we live, work & play on. Although this event is online we recognize we are hosting this event from the lands of the šxʷməθkʷəy̓əmaɁɬ təməxʷ (Musqueam), S’ólh Téméxw (Stó:lō), səl̓ilwətaɁɬ təməxʷ (Tsleil-Waututh), Kwikwetlem, Hul'qumi'num Treaty Group, Stz'uminus & Qayqayt peoples.

Event date: 
Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 12:00 to 13:00
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The Rebuild Hub - from Habitat for Humanity Greater Vancouver
Event location: 
Habitat for Humanity, 7977 Enterprise Street
Vancouver, BC V5A 1V5
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