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NISP® Canada – Circular Economy Workshop (Surrey)
February 6, 8:30 am–1:00 pm$15
The NISP® Canada team invite you to participate in our next Business Opportunities Workshop in the City of Surrey, as part of the Canadian National Industrial Symbiosis Program (NISP®). This initiative aims to develop innovative resource management solutions and generate triple bottom line benefits to companies based in the Metro Vancouver region.
– Expand the regional circular economy and drive innovation.
– Light lunch with additional networking and to launch post-workshop follow-up by NISP® practitioners.
Over 30 regions around the globe have used NISP® events to help tens of thousands of businesses boost revenues, reduce costs, and improve environmental performance.
The principle behind Industrial Symbiosis is simple: Instead of being thrown away or destroyed, surplus resources generated by a manufacturing or ‘maker’ process are captured and then redirected for use as a new input for another process by one or more other companies, providing a mutual benefit or symbiosis.
These mutually profitable links are not restricted to materials. Other potential linkages can be based on such resources as: energy, wastewater, transportation, warehousing and expertise.
After the workshop, participants will receive reports regarding matches made during the workshop.
Practitioners will provide FREE follow-up to move ideas into business realities.
Contact us to learn more about how NISP® can benefit your business: email@example.com or call 604-677-3126 #9307
Who has attended NISP® Canada workshops?
Past Metro Vancouver region participants include:
BCIT, Douglas College, Faculty Brewing, Fraser River Pile & Dredge Inc., Geocycle, Kruger, Lehigh Cement, Lush Cosmetics, MEC, Naturally Crafted, New West Gypsum Recycling, NORAM, Pace Chemicals Ltd., Port Metro Vancouver, Purdy’s Chocolatier, Royal Printers, SFU, Superior Tray Systems, UBC, Univar, Vancouver Airport Authority, Voltberg Controls, Weyerhaeuser.
What Did They Say?
‘NISP® has shifted my view of waste from being a liability to being an asset.’
– V. Chiu, World of Walas
‘Found the event very useful and gratifying; it gave me options to find solutions.’
– M. Lozano, Faculty Brewing Co.