The Sustainable Student

On Monday, September 6, 2021, The Sustainable Switch announced the establishment of a new branch of their business. Since the company launched in November 2020, The Sustainable Switch team has been busy working away on a number of exciting new projects and programs for the Greater Toronto community. This new branch will be education-based andContinue reading “The Sustainable Student”

The Impacts & Benefits of Tourism: Greening an Industry (Part 4)

In November 2020 when we first officially launched The Sustainable Switch, our owner, Saige Friedman wrote a series on the impacts and benefits of tourism for Canadian adventure company Peak Adventure. These articles will now be available via our website and Peak Adventure’s Journal. Part 4 focuses on sustainable tourism guidelines and certifications. Sustainable TourismContinue reading “The Impacts & Benefits of Tourism: Greening an Industry (Part 4)”

The Impacts & Benefits of Tourism: Greening an Industry (Part 3)

In November 2020 when we first officially launched The Sustainable Switch, our owner, Saige Friedman wrote a series on the impacts and benefits of tourism for Canadian adventure company Peak Adventure. These articles will now be available via our website and Peak Adventure’s Journal. Part 3 focuses on the environmental aspects associated with tourism andContinue reading “The Impacts & Benefits of Tourism: Greening an Industry (Part 3)”

A Sustainable Startup – Wrong Generation’s Approach to Upcycling

Wrong Generation “Profit margin is less important to me than reducing my impact, since that’s the mission of the business in the first place!” – Zach Smith, Wrong Generation owner. This article focuses on a local startup company utilizing sustainable and ethical methods to upcycle damaged goods. The quotes and much of the information wasContinue reading “A Sustainable Startup – Wrong Generation’s Approach to Upcycling”