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Graph: Ocean Shipping the Most Energy-Efficient Mode of Transport

Many people assume manufacturing overseas and bringing products to Canada has a negative impact on our environment. However, research studies indicate that shipping by vessel is by far the most environmentally friendly method of transport. Therefore, shipping from Vancouver to Toronto by truck produces more CO2 emissions than shipping from Hong Kong to Vancouver by boat. The following […]

Globe & Mail: Still killing trees at the copier? Step up with something greener

Toronto, ON – Minto Roy didn’t start out trying to save the world. Five years after co-founding Social Print Paper, which produces copier paper predominantly from waste wheat straw instead of traditional wood fibre, he hasn’t yet put all of the planet’s wrongs to right. “We’re social entrepreneurs. We’d like to save the world, but we’d like […]

Social Print Paper featured in BIV Magazine

Vancouver, BC – Social Print Paper is an affiliate of Royal Printers, a family-owned commercial printing business founded in 1932. Social Print’s line of copy paper made from agricultural waste marks the first time the printer has entered the paper-production market. According to Social Print’s senior partner, Minto Roy, paper made from the waste produced […]

The Environmental Minute: Wheat Sheet Case Study

In partnership with News1130 and Social Print Paper, we’re proud to sponsor The Environmental Minute on News1130. The purpose is to provide listeners with leading thoughts, ideas, and tips on incorporating environmental practices into their businesses. This week on The Environmental Minute, Minto Roy, Senior Partner of Social Print Paper. Minto shares a case study to demonstrate the practical application of […]

The Environmental Minute: Peter Robinson, CEO, David Suzuki Foundation

In partnership with News1130 and sponsored by Royal Printers, we’re proud to have Minto Roy, Sr. Partner at Social Print Paper, hosting The Environmental Minute on News1130. The purpose is to provide listeners with leading thoughts, ideas, and tips on incorporating environmental practices into their businesses. This week on Environmental Minute Peter Robinson, CEO of The David Suzuki Foundation. Peter shares practical […]

The Environmental Minute: Dennis Silva, Director of Procurement at UBC

In partnership with News1130 and sponsored by Royal Printers, we’re proud to have Minto Roy, Sr. Partner at Social Print Paper, hosting The Environmental Minute on News1130. The purpose is to provide listeners with leading thoughts, ideas, and tips on incorporating environmental practices into their businesses. This week on the Environmental Minute, Dennis Silva, Director of Procurement and Payment Services at University […]

(Feb 16-22) The Environmental Minute with Minto Roy

In partnership with News1130 and sponsored by Royal Printers, we’re proud to have Minto Roy, Sr. Partner at Social Print Paper, hosting The Environmental Minute on News1130. The purpose is to provide listeners with leading thoughts, ideas, and tips on incorporating environmental practices into their businesses. Tune in weekday mornings and afternoons, or visit our blog to listen to the audio. A […]

(Feb 9-15) The Environmental Minute with Minto Roy

In partnership with News1130 and sponsored by Royal Printers, we’re proud to have Minto Roy, Sr. Partner at Social Print Paper, hosting The Environmental Minute on News1130. The purpose is to provide listeners with leading thoughts, ideas, and tips on incorporating environmental practices into their businesses. Tune in weekday mornings and afternoons, or visit our blog to listen to the audio. A […]

(Feb 2-8) The Environmental Minute with Minto Roy

In partnership with News1130 and sponsored by Royal Printers, we’re proud to have Minto Roy, Sr. Partner at Social Print Paper, hosting The Environmental Minute on News1130. The purpose is to provide listeners with leading thoughts, ideas, and tips on incorporating environmental practices into their businesses. Tune in weekday mornings and afternoons, or visit our blog to listen to the audio. A […]

David Suzuki Foundation’s Blue Dot Tour

Congratulations to David Suzuki and his team on an incredible, inspiring, and educational Blue Dot Tour. The Blue Dot Tour has set in motion a campaign to make a shift in our highest governing law, the Canadian Constitution.