Office Cleanup Resources

The Office for Sustainability encourages each of us to remain mindful of Sheridan’s aim to eliminate all waste going to landfill as we declutter and refresh our workspaces. They have outlined easy-to-follow guidance, using the “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle”… Read More

REUSE at Sheridan

The Office for Sustainability (OfS) is delighted to announce an exciting REUSE initiative — The Mission Zero Freeuse Pop Up Shop! Sheridan students, faculty, and staff will have the opportunity to donate items that are in good/working condition… Read More

A beginners guide to Zero Waste

“If it can’t be reduced, reused, repaired, rebuilt, refurbished, refinished, resold, recycled or composted, then it should be restricted, redesigned or removed from production.” ― Pete Seeger Remember that instead of buying new reusables and Zero Waste items,… Read More

Who has inspired you with their sustainability efforts?

Do you know someone who actively participates in Meatless Mondays? Who goes out of their way to pack a reusable water bottle wherever they go? Who composts or fights food waste? If a classmate, colleague, professor, or student,… Read More

2021 Nature Inspiration Awards – Mission Zero Project shortlisted as a Finalist!

Our work on restoring campus biodiversity and community building is receiving nation-wide recognition. Canadian Museum of Nature’s jury has selected our project,  From invasive to inclusive: creating community while restoring biodiversity, as one of the national finalists for… Read More

#HCC Reads Let’s Listen: Dr. Katharine Hayhoe

Date   :     November 18, 2021        Time   :     8:00 pm – 9:15 pm             Location   :   Online Join Sheridan and the Halton Climate Collective (HCC) on November 18 for a virtual discussion with climate… Read More

Zero Waste initiative: Exterior bin prototypes unveiled

As part of Sheridan’s Zero Waste initiative, the Facilities team has been working with the college’s bin manufacturer in the design and development of new exterior waste bins which will be installed at all three campuses. Two prototype units have been produced… Read More

Fall Tree and Shrub Planting at Davis

Sheridan’s Mission Zero team is partnering with Credit Valley Conservation Authority for tree and shrub planting at the Davis Campus this fall. We are planning to plant over 120 native trees and shrubs of diverse species in the… Read More

Turning Pavement into Garden

Sheridan Mission Zero is partnering with Oakvillegreen Conservation Association on a depave project at the Trafalgar Campus this fall. We are planning to remove the pavement of approximately 100 square metres in Parking Lot 1a near Trafalgar Road…. Read More

Support Sheridan’s PPE Waste Diversion Initiative – Turn Waste into Energy!

WHY: The pandemic has led to a drastic increase in the production and consumption of single use disposable items. One type of these items is personal protection equipment (PPE) such as face masks, which are made of material… Read More