Blog

11
Dec

Employee of the Month: Sue Z.

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We have been able to sit down with Sue to get to know her a little bit better!  Q: Introduce Yourself! Sue: I love my work as an office manager, and the work environment is […]

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27
Nov

CMR Employees of the Month: 2018 Edition

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As we wrap up the year, we at Canadian Mattress Recycling want to highlight the work our employees have done this year. One of our traditions is naming an Employee of the Month, and donating […]

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27
Nov

Old Junk Removal: Don’t Wait For Spring Cleaning

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As we near the holidays, it may seem too late to get rid of your old furniture or mattress until the new year. However, decluttering your home for the holidays can set the stage for […]

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19
Oct

Marine Plastic Pollution: What Can We Do About It?

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The problem of ocean plastics isn’t something new: it’s been known to have a serious effect on marine mammals for the past few decades. Yet it is only recently that we learned, society as a […]

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04
Oct

The Circular Economy: What is it and why we need it

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In Vancouver, British Columbia, the circular economy is thriving. The total number of green jobs has increased by over 600 in Vancouver alone since 2010. And across the rest of British Columbia, circular economy businesses and […]

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10
Sep

Tips for a Zero-Waste September

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Back to school is a busy time of the year. Families return from vacation only to have work and school on their minds. Dealing with traffic on the way to work, and on the way […]

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20
Aug

Illegal Dumping: What Can We Do About It?

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Summer is the perfect time to renovate your house or to clear out the furniture you’ve wanted gone for a long time. Summer too, is also the time when people pack up and move, taking advantage […]

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29
Jul

5 Things You Can’t (Quite) Recycle

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It might get confusing about what exactly we can recycle, and what goes in your garbage or organics bin. You might even be surprised that what you think can be recycled is in fact, garbage! […]

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26
Jul

Top 5 Environmental Issues We Deal With

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We should be concerned about the world we live in, especially to protect our environment. We should all contribute in one way or another to make our planet a more sustainable, healthier, and greener place […]

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19
Jun

Saving Giraffes: High Time To Save the World’s Tallest Creatures

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Quick! What fast facts do we know about giraffes? We know giraffes are the tallest mammals on Earth, but what else do we know about them? If I stand next to a giraffe, how much […]

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