Sustainability

SERVICES & PROGRAMS

  • Compost / Green Bin Program for Retailers and Food Court Customers
  • Recycling Program for Retailers and Customers
  • Bullfrog Power
  • Hydration Station
  • Energy Management System (lighting & temperature control)
  • White Roof on 50% of the building
  • Storm Water Retention Pond

 

ALTERNATIVE TRANSPORTATION

  • 9 Motorcycle / Moped Parking Spots
  • 10 Bay Transit Terminal
  • 20 plus Bicycle Racks (capacity of up to 100)
  • 1 Electric Vehicle Charging Station

 

AFFILIATIONS AND ACCREDITATIONS

 

AWARDS

  • 2015 RCO Platinum Award - Communications;  RCO is the Recycling Council of Ontario
  • 2015 RCO Gold Award - Retail Complex
  • 2014 RCO Gold Award - IC&I Retail Complex
  • 2014 RCO Silver Award - Communications
  • 2014 RCO Silver Award - Green Team for exemplifying 3Rs philosophy and supporting environmental goals in the workplace and beyond
  • 2013 BOMA Canada TOBY® Award for Outstanding Building of the Year in the Shopping Centre category -- the highest award given by BOMA!  BOMA is the Building Owners and Managers Association of Canada.
  • 2013 BOMA Toronto TOBY® Award for Office Building of the Year in the Shopping Centre category
  • 2013 Certificate of Excellence, recognizing BOMA standards met in building management and operations, community impact, tenant relations, energy and environmental management, emergency preparedness and training of building personnel
  • 2013 RCO Gold Award - Communications
  • 2013 RCO Gold Award - IC&I Retail Complex
  • 2012 BOMA BESt Level 4 Certification - Conestoga Mall achieved all of the program's Best Practices in environmental management and the score on the BOMA BESt assessment was over 90%. This achievement recognizes the importance of saving energy and reducing greenhouse gas emissions that contribute to climate change.
  • 2012 RCO Silver Award - Retail Complex
  • 2011 RCO Silver Award - Facilities Management
  • 2011 RCO Gold Award - Communications
  • 2011 RCO Perseverance Award for our waste minimization video
  • 2010 RCO Gold Award - Ontario Waste Minimization - Facilities
  • 2009 RCO Bronze Award - Facilities Management

 

RETAILER PROGRAMS / INITIATIVES

Lenscrafters accepts used prescription glasses to be recycled and donated to developing countries - details