Archive for October 2014

Waste Reduction Week 201408 Oct, 2014 | Posted by: cnhe

CNHE has joined the campaign to support Waste Reduction in Canada.

Waste Reduction Week 2014

Welcome to Waste Reduction Week in Canada!

This year will be held from October 20-26 2014.

We want to challenge you to reduce your ecological footprint through the actions and activities located in this section. And we hope to inspire you to come up with your own, unique, creative ways to reduce waste.

Since 2001, National Waste Reduction Week in Canada (WRW) has been organized by a coalition of non-government, not-for-profit environment groups from each of the 13 participating provincial and territorial jurisdictions across Canada.


Living Planet Report 201408 Oct, 2014 | Posted by: cnhe

The Living Planet Report is the world's leading, science-based analysis on the health of our planet and the impact of human activity. Knowing we only have one planet, WWF believes that humanity can make better choices that translate into clear benefits for ecology, society and the economy today and in the long term.

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This latest edition of the Living Planet Report is not for the faint-hearted. One key point that jumps out is that the Living Planet Index (LPI), which measures more than 10,000 representative populations of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and fish, has declined by 52 per cent since 1970.