ISO 14001 Certification

Not everyone agrees that certification to the ISO 14001 Environmental Management System (EMS) Standard is necessary for good environmental performance. An EMS formalizes a company’s sustainability goals to continuously improve their environmental impact. But there are many benefits to having a formal EMS certified to the ISO 14001 Standard. Here are some of the top Read more about ISO 14001 Certification[…]

Eco-Colonialism

The Story on Eco-Colonialism On Thursday January 4, 2018 the Financial Post published an article on eco-colonialism. The article states that, “Indigenous Communities say they have had enough of environmental activists invading their lands, misleading them about their agendas and using hard-line tactics against those who don’t agree” (Claudia Cattaneo). The Northern Gateway pipeline is Read more about Eco-Colonialism[…]

Inspiration

Hello from the Pragmatic Environmentalist

Hello! Here’s a little information about me and how I became the Pragmatic Environmentalist. The Environmentalist Start I grew up in Beacon Hill which is a small suburb of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. In Grade 12, I took a geography course that focused on environmentalist topics and found my calling. I decided to continue my education in Read more about Hello from the Pragmatic Environmentalist[…]