YHD Blogs – Discussing the Detriments of Disposable Bottles

This article is part of our “Youth Head Delegate Blog Series” — written by our YHDs!  By Dean R. Everyone needs water. Life depends on water to survive. The issue with bottled water specifically is that companies commoditize water, and change it from a natural resource to a tradable product. It is strange to putContinue reading “YHD Blogs – Discussing the Detriments of Disposable Bottles”

Exec Team Recipes: Rachel’s Vegan Avocado Brownies

As part of our team’s continuing commitment to sustainability in our everyday lives, we have launched a new series — Exec Team Recipes! On this blog, we’ll share our favourite vegan recipes. Enjoy! By Rachel Dong Yield: 9 servings Prep time: 10 minutes Total time: 30 minutes Ingredients: Chia Egg Mixture 1 tbsp chia seedsContinue reading “Exec Team Recipes: Rachel’s Vegan Avocado Brownies”

YHD Blogs – Sustainable and Eco-Friendly Products in the Cosmetics Industry

This article is part of our “Youth Head Delegate Blog Series” — written by our YHDs!  By Ruby Pyo The world of beauty and cosmetics is constantly undergoing changes as consumers constantly continue to look for products that do what they promise. And so, the beauty industry has evolved to become a massive $532 billionContinue reading “YHD Blogs – Sustainable and Eco-Friendly Products in the Cosmetics Industry”

YHD Blogs — Sustainability in the Fashion Industry

This article is part of our “Youth Head Delegate Blog Series” — written by our YHDs!  By Kaia Richardson The world we live in is one that thrives on the overconsumption of goods due to ever-evolving trends. Clothing is widely regarded as a status symbol, used by the consumer to portray a certain persona andContinue reading “YHD Blogs — Sustainability in the Fashion Industry”

YHD Blogs — Mealworms as a Solution to Polystyrene

This article is part of our “Youth Head Delegate Blog Series” — written by our YHDs!  By Michael Z. Polystyrene, commonly known as styrofoam, is a synthetic plastic used in a variety of applications throughout the world, mostly as cups and packaging. Each year, over 25 million cups are thrown away in the United StatesContinue reading “YHD Blogs — Mealworms as a Solution to Polystyrene”