Community Leaders

Celebrating people and organizations in Lethbridge that are leading the way in waste reduction through creativity and innovation.

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Success Stories Wall

Chef Doug Overes

The culinary department has been moving towards extreme methods of waste reduction over the past five years, including collecting oil for biofuel and buying responsibly.

Lotus Salon

Becoming a green salon includes a reduction in ecological footprint and waste produced each year. As more businesses adopt a waste reduction policy, a practice which starts at work can impact an employee’s personal life and make a lasting change.

Workman Roofing

The extra time and attention taken to properly separate the waste materials before recycling, results in favorable outcomes both economically and environmentally.

Ashelyn Redman

Through the use and promotion of accessible recycling practices individuals are more likely to become accountable for waste reduction in daily routines.

London Drugs

London Drugs is showing other organizations that waste reduction is possible when people view garbage from a different perspective and consider the best method of managing the waste stream.

City of Lethbridge

The City of Lethbridge’s vision is “to be an educated, accountable community, whereby residents and businesses expect and participate in sustainable waste management and reduce waste disposal.”

Southern Alberta Zero Waste

The term zero waste does not have to be intimidating, it is an ideal standard and not always the realistic result. No one can change the world over night, however by sharing your experiences you can slowly influence others to change.