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Articles and webinars are organized by date in reverse chronological order.
Learning Session: Shifting from disposables to reuse in Toronto
The Toronto Environmental Alliance (TEA) hosted a learning session on how community action and regulations can create a shift away from single-use plastics to zero waste reusables in Toronto. With Emily Alfred, Emmay Mah and Tina Soldovieri. (1hr 3 min)
March 1, 2022
Town Hall on Single Use Plastics - Councillor Perks and PHP 4 Climate Action
With Adrianna Couto (Inwit), Tina Soldovieri (Roncy Reduces), Emily Alfred (Toronto Environmental Alliance), Dipesh Shah (Owner of West Toronto Sustainable Grocery and Gift Store Canary & Fox) (1 hr 24 min)
April 20, 2021
What do we do at Roncy Reduces?
Roncy Reduces was the first group of the Reduces Community, started in January 2019 by neighbours in Toronto's Roncesvalles neighbourhood. In 2021 the Green Neighbours Network produced this video about them to highlight their efforts and contributions.
How to Eliminate the Scourge of Single-Use Plastics: Lessons from Toronto and Berkeley
In this webinar Martin Bourque, the director of Ecology Center in Berkeley, CA, and Tina Soldovieri, the founder of Canada Reduces, share their insights on eliminating single-use plastics in food establishments. We were also thrilled to have Anne-Marie Bonneau, Zero Waste Chef, to speak about her Silicon Valley Reduces program. (1 hr 36 min; Roncy Reduces @ min 15-39)
January 27, 2022
Climate Action 2.0: What has the pandemic taught us and how have we pivoted?
Webinar by DesignMeets with Paul Dowsett, Victoria Haldane, Tina Soldovieri and Hélène St. Jacques. (56 min)
March 3, 2021
Vivre sans déchets (Living without waste)
French Canadian Unis TV featured Roncy Reduces in their weekly program called Citoyen 2.0 (Citizen 2.0). The first episode, titled Vivre sans déchets (Living without waste), aired on January 6th 2021 and Roncy Reduces was one of the three featured examples. (24 min)
January 6, 2021