Stop Carcinogens From Entering Guelph Air

Owens Corning, a Guelph-based fibreglass manufacturer, has applied for a special exempt from the province that would allow it to emit hexavalent chromium at a higher level than what will be allowed under new provincial standards taking effect in July (Learn more here). Inhaled hexavalent chromium is recognized as a human carcinogen with established links…

Message In a Bottle Art Installation

Wellington Water Watchers, in collaboration with Open Eyes Toronto (OYT), explore the issue of the individual use of packaged water and the bigger issue – the unfortunate truth about the global plastic epidemic.   This tsunami wave of plastic reminds us that our individual day-to-day choices have a collective footprint that is overpowering.   The installation…

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We’re Looking for a Social Media Intern

Are you looking to add to your resume, gain experience using social media and volunteer in the environmental non-profit world? Wellington Water Watchers, a non-profit organization dedicated to the protection, restoration and conservation of drinking water in Guelph and Wellington County, is looking for a Social Media Intern to volunteer approximately 3-5 hours a week.…

Win 2 VIP Tickets to Riverfest

Win 2 VIP Tickets to Riverfest Elora

Note: This contest has ended. Check out the winning video here. WWW presents the “Packaged Water Isn’t Cool” video contest. We know that packaged water isn’t cool, but we want you to show us why YOU think packaged water isn’t cool. The prize for the video with the highest number of votes is 2 VIP…

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2Rivers Festival 2015 is Officially Here!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 1, 2015 The 2Rivers Festival in 2015 Guelph, ON – The 2Rivers Festival kicks off this year on Tuesday, June 9 and runs until Sunday, June 14. During these six days, the 2Rivers Festival will offer eleven different, free events that celebrate and showcase The Speed and Eramosa Rivers. Starting the…

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Erin Water Rockers Rock!

Kudos to the Erin Water Rockers! Let’s Give Them Our Support. Calling themselves the Water Rockers, grade 6 students at Erin Public School have been working tirelessly to protect their local water supply, to reduce plastic waste, and to promote public tap water in their town. Last year the Water Rockers convince 100% of downtown…