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 […]

QMC Celebrates Energy Efficiency Day!

Today is the 5th annual Energy Efficiency Day (#EEDay2020), an awareness day around North America and globally that seeks to promote the benefits of energy efficiency, such as lower operational costs for owners, reduce pollution levels, and cut consumer bills.   What is #EEDay2020? #EEDay2020 is held on the first Wednesday in October, and is […]

Earth Day 2020: Efficiency Opportunity

Earth Day was a concept created by Senator Gaylord Nelson with help from Denis Hayes in 1969 in the United States, and through time the movement gained international acclaim, with over “1 billion individuals mobilized for action every Earth Day”. The main concept was simple: to drive transformative change for people and planet. Earth Day […]