A little while ago I was contacted by a few educators at Cairine Wilson High School to discuss reducing waste. I’ve been there to speak a few times about the subject of waste, but because I couldn’t come in during the specified day I was asked to create a video answering a few questions that … Continue reading VIDEO: I answer high school students Q’s
Happy Earth Day everyone! In honour of today, I’ve started a petition to reduce waste in Ottawa to eliminate single-use plastics & bags in our city! I, along with many others, would love to add Ottawa to the growing numbers of cities implementing a similar ban and need your support. Refusing to use single-use plastic … Continue reading Petition to reduce waste in Ottawa by eliminating single-use, disposable plastic cups, plates, cutlery and bags!
Sidney is in their third year of journalism at Carleton University and was working on the zero waste movement in Ottawa. They reached out to me to ask me a few questions about the lifestyle. Thank you Sidney! Just a note: while Jodi and I would love to be able to connect and meet with … Continue reading A mini interview by Sidney Weiss
Hey Ottawans, Recently I had to go through the process of getting a new mattress and discarding the old one. We had a king-size mattress that we wanted to save from the landfill and donate because it was in good condition so I called around. To no avail, no companies would pick it up because … Continue reading Mattress pick-up in Ottawa