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We’ll be posting some fun facts and helpful tips to help you work towards zero waste!


A Good Year So Far? Definitely

2017 has been amazing and it’s not even close to being over. Here’s a small recap of some of what we’ve been up to. We’ve teamed up with and green’d <– proper, technical terminology 😉 21 major events around the


#PlasticFreeJuly

Join the movement! Plastic Free July is about paying attention to the plastic that is part of our every day and how we can reduce it. Not a bad thing to be a part of 😉 You Know the Reasons


Rivers to Oceans – You Play a Part

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch – a dead zone the size of Texas filled with garbage ranging from plastic bags to microscopic pieces of polyester. Unfortunately We’ve all contributed. No matter how far from the ocean you live, wind, runoff, sewers,


Aiming for Zero? Zero Waste That Is

So you’ve mastered remembering your reusable bags, and sometimes your travel mug, you recycle at home and on the street. You refuse receipts from the bank machine. You know there has to be more you can do, but what!? We’ll


Easter – Pink, Yellow, Blue and GREEN!

Easter! A time of celebration, colour, fun and treats. Somewhere along the way our holidays have become laden with so much excess material that ends up in the landfill. But it doesn’t have to be this way. This Easter keep


Water Water Everywhere and Not a Drop to Drink

Wow, did Samuel Taylor Coleridge ever have it right. Less than 1% of the Earth’s water is fresh, the rest is salty, frozen or we’ve polluted it beyond repair.That’s why taking care of the water we DO have is so


You Know Who Has Fun? Green Chair!

It’s 2017 and We’re Revving up for Event Season! Waste and recycling management is very serious business… but that doesn’t mean we don’t have fun! We get to hang out in cool neighbourhoods, by the beach, in the parks and


Tip – Give Love, Not Garbage

It’s easy to get caught in the excitement of Valentine’s Day: giant teddy bears, imported wine, over packaged boxes of chocolate, but Green Chair is here to remind you that you can celebrate Valentine’s Day and be friendly to the


Tip – New Year, New Strategy

We’re passionate about effective waste handling here at Green Chair. We truly believe this small, simple act makes a big difference and fortunately it’s easy enough everyone can do it! It’s never too late to start an earth friendly resolution,