5 Top Tips for Fostering Sustainable Behaviours

Through 2 decades of developing strategies to foster sustainable behaviours, we have learned a few lessons. Here are 5 of them: 1. Don’t make assumptions. That is a hard lesson to learn, but it is an important one, particularly for

Rid Your Kitchen of Fruit Flies

In the last 20 years I have used Community-based Social Marketing to help millions of people across Canada and the UK to compost. But at this time of year, I always feel a little guilty when people complain about having

Backyard Composting CBSM report

Backyard Composting CBSM report

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Backyard Composting Surprises 2

When we did our survey research for the Backyard Composting Project in the Township of Langley, BC, we found some surprising and interesting facts. For instance, although 55% of the people surveyed reported that they used a kitchen sink disposal

Backyard Composting Surprises

We very recently finished an interesting backyard composting project in the Township of Langley in British Columbia. In the project we: (http://www NULL.beyondattitude NULL.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/MG_3181-Edit NULL.jpg) researched composting behaviours, barriers, benefits and incentives through surveys and focus groups; developed a CBSM