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)”

The Impacts & Benefits of Tourism: Greening an Industry (Part 2)

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 2 focuses on the socio-cultural aspects associated with tourism andContinue reading “The Impacts & Benefits of Tourism: Greening an Industry (Part 2)”

Does it Pay to be Sustainable? The Adoption of Sustainable Initiatives

This article explores some of the reasons why companies avoid implementing sustainable initiatives, and provides direction for those on the fence. The first question that comes to mind when a business is deciding whether or not to implement sustainable initiatives is: what will this cost us? Many unsustainable businesses believe that if they implement suchContinue reading “Does it Pay to be Sustainable? The Adoption of Sustainable Initiatives”