Case Study

Chandos leads the change in the construction sector

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The Big Picture

Climate Smart Service
Climate Smart Certification, 2017 — 2020
Industry
Construction
Location
Edmonton, AB, Canada
Actions Implemented
  • Segregating recyclable materials on construction sites
  • Dedicating one employee to track and manage the waste data across the entire company
  • Educating key site staff on cost savings to encourage recycling of specific materials

Impacts Achieved

15,000 MT

Diverted from landfill from 2017-2019

80%

Diversion rate across the entire company (2019)

*Since 2017
Internal tracking means Chandos can determine potential cost savings company-wide, which helps to incentivize their sites to adopt multi-stream waste management techniques with a clear business case.
Chandos Management