A Green Congress
Canada's Green University,
not only for its teaching, research and energy projects, but
also in day to day activities.
for more details.
The ICASS VIII Organizing
Committee aims to provide a sustainable congress to save
resources and reduce waste.
Here are some
sustainable solutions to be considered:
* provision of digital copies of conference materials and/or
print double-sided to minimize wasted paper
* use of reusable
* provision of group transportation for delegates
* congress meals prepared on-site will include sustainable
practices such as composting and the use of locally grown
Congress participants can help out too!
* bring a reusable water bottle to take advantage of the on-site
* compensate for greenhouse gas emissions by
purchasing carbon offsets
* use public transit or share taxi
cabs with other delegates to get to/from campus
* use the many
recycling bins located all over campus
* use the composting
bins for food waste
* minimizing the use of electrical
consumption - Last Out - Lights Out!