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Vanessa Farquharson

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Media Releases

Media Release: Call2Recycle and EcoKids Battery Busters declare Spring Cleaning Contest Results

TORONTO, June 15, 2016 – Goals surpassed in the first Canada-wide recycling contest, as schools collect 30,439 kg – the weight of a humpback whale – in used batteries.

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$250,000 Worth of Technology Products Awarded to 10 Environmentally Conscious Schools across Canada:

TORONTO, April 22, 2016 /CNW/ – Staples Canada announced today the winners of the 2016 Superpower Your School Contest. The contest, held in collaboration with Earth Day Canada.

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[from Staples Canada]

 

April 2016 - Earth Month:

Organization announces action-packed Earth Month agenda, asking Canadians to start #Rooting4Trees and support real action on climate change.

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Media Release: 100 Environmentally Conscious Schools Closer to $25,000 Worth of Technology

Staples Canada today announced the 100 regional finalists for the 2016 Superpower Your School Contest. The contest, held in collaboration with Earth Day Canada, was open to publicly-funded elementary and secondary schools across Canada and ran from December 3, 2015 to January 29, 2016; Date of release: March 10, 2016

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[from Staples Canada]

 

Media Release: A dedicated student advocate, a streamkeeper, a student and community mobilizer, and a local food and sustainability champion receive national environmental awards

Earth Day Canada (EDC), with support from the RBC Foundation and Mill Street Brewery, is pleased to announce that the Youth winner Brianna Jackson of Leamington, Ontario; Date of Release December 03, 2015
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Media Release: Technology from Staples Canada Up for Grabs; Now Accepting Entries


Ten environmentally conscious schools across the country will each receive $25,000 worth of new technology from Staples Canada as part of The Superpower Your School Contest; Date of Release: December 3, 2015

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Media Advisory: Citizen climate campaign celebrates carbon-reducing champions

Earth Day Canada has recognized two citizens who made the most significant impact with the new Earth Day Every Day carbon-reduction online platform during Earth Month (April 22 – May 22); Date of Release: June 5, 2015
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