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With all the events that come with the end of the year, it's a good time to talk about what it means to have a green event!One of the greatest goals for event greening is high waste reduction and diversion, i.e. reducing waste and dive…

Dyeing Clothes with Nature!

Posted on November 2, 2018

This weekend is Green Calgary's Introduction to Natural Dyeing workshop! Our Senior Manager of People and Paper, Christie, is also an instructor at Olds College teaching Fibre Spinning, so she agreed to teach people to dye fabrics the …

Halloween on a (Green) Budget

Posted on October 31, 2018

When it comes to holidays, Green Calgary always sees the opportunity to give people the tips and skills they need to make them a bit greener!We've talked in the past about how to make Halloween greener for you and your little ghoulies,…

5 Companies - 10 Items - 1 Climate Report

Posted on October 19, 2018

Green Calgary is all about climate and environmental literacy; we aim to educate people in how to understand the environment and climate they live in. It's been a wild couple of weeks in the world of environmental and climate literacy!…

Top 10 Thanksgiving Leftovers Solutions

Posted on October 4, 2018

Every year, we write about what to do with the waste that’s generated from Thanksgiving dinners, family gatherings, and general merrymaking about this time of year – and you can find those articles here and here – but this Thanksgiving…