Canada - Environment Canada's mandate is to preserve
and enhance the quality of the natural environment; conserve
Canada's renewable resources; conserve and protect Canada's
water resources; forecast weather and environmental change;
enforce rules relating to boundary waters; and coordinate
environmental policies and programs for the federal government.
of Energy Efficiency - Conserve energy and you can
save money and help to make our environment healthier.
Take advantage of the new eco ENERGY Efficiency Initiative
to reduce energy use in buildings and houses, industry,
personal vehicles and fleets. Homeowners and owners of
small and medium-sized organizations can also apply for
financial assistance from eco ENERGY Retrofit, as well
as other grants and financial incentives.
Hour - Created to take a stand against the greatest
threat our planet has ever faced, Earth Hour uses the
simple action of turning off the lights for one hour to
deliver a powerful message about the need for action on
Day - Celebrated every April 22, Earth Day is the
largest, most celebrated environmental event worldwide.
Peace - Green peace exists because this fragile Earth
deserves a voice. It needs solutions. It needs change.
It needs action.
Green Living Tips - Earth friendly advice for a greener
planet. Reducing costs, consumption & impact on the
Lifestyles - Lifestyles, was created to establish
your confidence in organic products, to inspire you to
use them and to introduce you to the best organic products
and services available in the contemporary marketplace.
Commute - Smart Commute helps local employers and
commuters to explore different commuter choices like carpooling,
teleworking, transit, cycling, walking or flexible work
hours. It is our goal to help make commuting easier, healthier
and more enjoyable.
Foot Print - The Zero footprint group of companies
empowers communities, companies, and organizations to
live ingeniously in a low carbon world.
Logo Program - North America’s most widely recognized
and respected certification of environmental leadership.
Eco Logo helps you identify, trust, buy, and sell environmentally
preferable (“green”) goods and services. On
this website, you’ll find more than 7,000 Eco Logo-certified
products from hundreds of manufacturers.
Toxic Guide - Everyday, most North Americans use beauty
and cleaning products which contain hazardous ingredients.
How can you find the products which are least toxic, among
the thousands of products on store shelves?
Objective of this site is to
- Provide information about potential health risks of
commonly used products.
- Help identify less toxic alternatives for personal
care, household cleaning, baby care, and household pest
- Provide information to help you evaluate products
not in this Guide in order to choose the safest ones
for your needs.
- EcoLogo certifies environmental leaders in over
120 product categories, helping you find and trust the
world’s most sustainable products.
provides the world's largest and most reliable source
of information on the health, environmental, and social
impacts of the products in your home.
Everykilowatt Counts = Learn the facts about electricity
and discover some tips that'll help you and your family
use energy wisely.