November 19, 2018

How do we reduce Hot Cups in Landfills?

Over 2.5 million beverage cups end up in Vancouver landfills every week. According to the City of Vancouver’s single-use reduction report. That is a lot of cups going to landfills! The big question is how we are going to reduce
January 5, 2017

“A Plastic Ocean” Canadian Movie Premiere! Get Your Free Ticket

Vancouverites! A Must See Canadian Movie Premiere is 2 weeks away! “The Most Important Film Of Our Time” – Sir David Attenborough This high-end documentary “A Plastic Ocean” feature film gives a global perspective on the issue of plastic waste in our oceans. The
February 27, 2012

[Press Release] Think green to win tickets to THE LORAX

For Immediate Release February 27, 2012 Little Orange Lorax inspires us all to go Green! Local companies Dunbar Theatre & BSI Biodegradable Solutions are partnering to celebrate the release of the Lorax movie with a one-of-a-kind “sustainable theatre”. The event
November 29, 2011

BSI on the GOtoGAL!

We were recently featured on Episode 6 of the GOtoGAL! Did you catch us? If you didn’t, that’s okay, because we’ve embedded the Youtube version below: Remember, you can also catch future episodes of the GOtoGAL Thursdays at 8pm on
November 16, 2011

BSI to be on Chek TV’s GOtoGAL

Have you been watching the GOtoGAL on Chek TV? Video link: https:/ So what is the GOtoGAL? A Comedic Lifestyle Series about a ” lifestyle” expert sourcing the best places, products and services in Vancouver and beyond! BSI will be
November 6, 2011

Time for a recap! Memories from the BSI Sustainability Gala

On September 28th 2011, we hosted our first ever Sustainable Enterprise Gala at the Vancouver Aquarium. We held the event to celebrate the success of our fellow Canadian companies dedicated to sustainable products, business, and conservation. For BSI, this event marked 7+
October 28, 2011

BSIbio Field Trip: All about our Burns Bog tour!

Last month, our team hosted an invitation-only party to celebrate sustainability in Metro Vancouver. The venue? The Vancouver Aquarium! And our honoured guests? Our fellow owners and employees of sustainably-minded businesses, co-operatives and non-profits. Highlights of the night included a
October 15, 2011
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From Farms to Forks 2 | A Growing Chefs! Harvest Kitchen Party

What: From Farms to Forks 2 About: An event by Growing Chefs! to promote support for local and sustainable food. They pair top Vancouver restaurant chefs with local produce growers to treat guests with top-notch dishes with small footprints. Ticket holders will
August 18, 2011

Thrifty Foods takes a step backwards – brings back plastic bags

Two years ago, Thrifty Foods proudly announced that they were discontinuing plastic bags. “We think eliminating plastic grocery bags is the right thing to do and we are confident our customers will understand and accept this as a positive step