Author: Premier Environmental Services

This edition of Fave Finds is dedicated to Waste Reduction Week – an annual campaign promoting the circular economy that takes place from October 21 to October 27. From plastic pollution in our oceans to concerns about toxic chemicals, there are many reasons to start reducing waste in our everyday lives. Whether you’re just starting...
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Every month, our team will be sharing a few of our favourite things related to sustainability and wellness. Our Fave Finds will include anything from interesting reads to products and podcasts (and everything in between!) that help us lead more sustainable lives. Here is the latest edition. My Creative Type My Creative Type is a...
We’re excited to introduce a new series for the blog! Each month, our Strategic Sustainable Solutions team will pull together a list of what we have discovered and loved related to sustainability and wellness. Our Fave Finds segment is meant to be a collection of interesting reads, products, films, apps, or podcasts that highlights the...
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In 1999, the first official International Youth Day was marked and celebrated by the UN, serving as an annual reminder that young women and men are key drivers of change. The theme of International Youth Day 2019 is, “Transforming Education,” highlighting ways to create equal access to education and lifelong learning. Access to quality education...
Many of us find it easy to answer the question, “Do you love what you do?”. However, when we break our roles down day-by-day into specific tasks, we most likely have a difficult time evaluating what exactly about our jobs we enjoy most. Despite repeated studies showing that employee engagement can directly impact a company’s...
Meatless Monday – what began as a campaign to conserve meat during World War I, has steadily grown into a global movement. Today, ‘Meatless Monday’ is recognized and practiced in over 40 countries worldwide, with institutions such as schools and major restaurants promoting a plant-based diet one day a week. The goal behind Meatless Monday...
As of April 29, you can sign up to participate in Bike to Work Day, which is taking place this year on May 27th. Bike to Work Day kicks off Bike Month (May 27th – June 30th), an entire month dedicated to promoting cycling as a healthy and safe form of commuting. By signing up...
By 2030, the UN estimates that 60% of the global population will live in urban areas, and that 1 in 3 people will live in cities with at least half a million inhabitants. While cities provide an ecosystem for modern life and technological advancements to intersect, the speed at which our civilization is developing has...
Spring has finally arrived and after a long winter of hibernation we are drawn to decluttering, spring cleaning, and tuning our bicycles, but our bodies deserve that same level of TLC. Spring is a time for renewal, so take this opportunity to check in with your health and reset for a new season. Bring on...
Premier has been assisting our clients with their redevelopment visions since our inception in 2002. Recently, Premier was approached by a developer to assist them with a Brownfield redevelopment project located within a major urban centre in Quebec. The site was historically occupied by a petroleum refuelling centre that leaked contaminants over several decades into...