Environmental Innovation nominations
Groundbreaking environmentalists in your community can get the recognition they deserve, as nominations for the 2012 3M Environmental Innovation Award are now being accepted.
The award, established in 2009 by The Royal Canadian Geographical Society and 3M Canada, recognizes individuals who enact positive changes through their environmental work.
Nominees should be actively engaged in projects or other community-supported efforts with sustainable, ethical and economical foundations and an ultimate goal of bettering the environment.
Nominations must be made by a third party and must be received by 2 p.m., EST, on Aug. 31, 2012.
For more information, visit www.rcgs.org/awards/environmental_innovation.
Posted in Awards on Tuesday, July 10, 2012
“I grew up hearing all about the Sydney steel mill, the tar ponds and the controversy over the cleanup. The more I read and learned, the more my curiosity was piqued. It seemed a natural area for me to take my studies.”
— Hannah MacDonald,
Mount Allison University