Cornwall ON – There is little doubt that a move by industry and business to incorporate standards and practices that our more respectful to our environment can have a tremendous positive impact for our communities and world.
New mindful environmental practices can benefit individuals immediately as well as have the added benefit of leading neighboring businesses and associations into meeting or exceeding these new initiatives. Competition serves to inspire, compels one to reach higher; do better.
With this in mind Earth Matters is very pleased to highlight a new initiative by one of our Local Cornwall based Businesses, First Student Canada.
This small step taken by their North American fleet of nearly 70,000 vehicles will eliminate harmful emissions, save fuel and protect the public health and the environment.
Earth Matters salutes First Student Canada and their drivers for being socially responsible to the community by turning off the engines of their vehicles when not in transit and for setting a good corporate example for all the businesses involved in the Transportation Industry.
The Cornwall Carbon Reduction Initiative will be presenting a FREE Women’s Car Care Clinic by Seaway Chevrolet on Tuesday, August 31, 6 – 7:30 p.m. at 2695 Brookdale Avenue. Reserve your seat today by calling 613-932-2088. Space is limited. Remember a properly maintained vehicle insures your car uses fuel efficiently, maintains the value of your investment, insures your safety and keeps polluting emissions to a minimum. Carpool to this event with a few friends. Your combined incorporation of a few basic steps in maintaining your vehicle can benefit your pocketbook and benefit our air quality.
If you know of area businesses incorporating steps to live in harmony with our environment and the community, please let us know. Your commentary is encouraged and appreciated.