10 Ways the National Budget Supports Net Zero Initiatives

Climate emergencies are flaring up across the globe: With mega droughts in California and record high temperatures in India, it’s more important than ever before to focus on developing a more resilient foundation for the world we live in. On April 7th Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland finalized the 2022 national budget with a focus […]

2022 could be the year California runs out of water.

Over 90% of the Western US is currently experiencing different severities of drought. However, California is being hit the hardest as it goes through the areas first megadrought in 1,200 years. The drought has forced 6 million Californians to reduce their water usage or run the risk of draining their water supply by the end […]

Getting to net-zero emissions in Canada

In order to avert the worst impacts of climate change, the Government of Canada has committed to achieving net-zero emissions by 2050, a goal that will require the support and engagement of all Canadians and businesses.

Earth Hour 2021

Earth Hour 2021 is almost here! On Saturday at 8:30 to 9:30 local time, join millions of others across the globe in turning off your lights and electronics to raise awareness of our consumption patterns and impact on wildlife.   After a year spent in lockdowns, quarantines, and Zoom calls, we are all very much […]

Canada Bans Single Use Plastics by 2021

Single use plastics will be banned for use in Canada by the end of 2021, marking another step by the Canadian government to achieve zero plastic waste by 2030. QMC has provided all staff with renewable options to support this green initiative. The plastic revolution can be seen as one of the most bittersweet moments […]