There are numerous myths about what it means for businesses to improve their sustainability performance. But research shows that if you don’t go green you will be left behind. Go green ideas may be easier to implement than you think,... Read More >
Green Tourism Program Manager, Lindsay Eason, shares her experience aboard Tall Ship Thane with A 3-Hour Sail on Mother's Day.
The wind was howling in Victoria, BC as I sleepily read an email from A 3-Hour Sail’s Owner/Captain Rob McCallum. “Today’s sailing was... Read More >
Business trends are key factors in order for businesses to continue to be successful. Green business trends are important for businesses to pay attention to, and may be an easy way to impress your boss with things he may not... Read More >
SunLund By-The-Sea is nestled in the peaceful harbour community of Lund, British Columbia. The campground and RV park and camping facilities boast 2 (soon to be 3) comfortable cabins and 33 camp sites. Owners Ann and Ron have gone to... Read More >
BC is leading with way with nearly 100 tourism businesses certified by Green Tourism Canada. The Okanagan is rapidly becoming an ecotourism hotspot, with the creation of an electric highway, sustainability support from the Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association and businesses that are committed to... Read More >
More and more travellers these days are consciously seeking out the best hotels in Kelowna in terms of environmental sustainability. Many accommodation providers and tourism operators have taken initiatives to become more eco-friendly, which is allowing people who come to... Read More >
With go green ideas, businesses often switch from ‘non-green’ products to another. But the terms ‘organic’ or ‘Fairtrade’ can become vague when assessing the products you should switch to vs. the cost difference.
With so many certifications out there for all... Read More >
Do you have a green story to tell? Evidence shows that you better, or you could be missing out on new customers. In this article you will find 5 steps to building and sharing your authentic green business story.
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The Salt Spring Island Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce they are Canada’s first Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Centre to become accredited members of Green Tourism Canada.
Their “Silver” accreditation was made official on April 19th,2016. The organization is proud... Read More >
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