Business Spotlight: Kindred Credit Union

For this month’s Kitchener-Waterloo Sustainable company showcase, we have chosen to place a spotlight on Kindred Credit Union. At first glance this company may seem like simply another financial institution, however Kindred has worked hard to lead the way in Sustainable practices in the KW region. Not to mention that the company was featured in … Read more

Adidas x Parley Change What Normal means in Footwear

Last May, Adidas announced that they had sold over one million pairs of sneakers that were constructed from plastics found in our oceans. This initiative was done in partnership with Parley for the Oceans, a movement that “addresses major threats towards our oceans, the most important ecosystem of our planet”. Parley developed a special yarn … Read more

Business Spotlight: REEP Green Solutions

SIB Laurier would like to recognize companies in the Kitchener-Waterloo area that have made recognizable efforts to be sustainable and practice sustainable actions. The feature for this month is Reep Green Solutions. It was founded in 1999 as the Residential Energy Efficiency Project (REEP) through a joint initiative of the University of Waterloo’s Faculty of Environment and the Elora Environment … Read more