Case Study

In just one year Pacific Blue Cross reduces emissions by 10%

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The Big Picture

Climate Smart Service
Climate Smart Certification, 2012 — 2019
Industry
Finance and Insurance
Location
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Actions Implemented
  • Work hand-in-hand with building managers to drive change
  • remove personal waste bins at each desk 
  • educate staff with carbon footprinting data

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Impacts Achieved

37.5%

reduction in waste-to-landfill

$65,000 

annual cost savings

20%

reduction in paper use




*Since 2012
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Pacific Blue Cross worked hand-in-hand with their building managers to implement changes. This cooperation facilitated a reduction in waste-to-landfill of 37.5% at Pacific Blue Cross in just one year, between 2012 and 2013.
Staff Pacific Blue Cross