This past week we´ve been pleased to visit the 5th edition of the Salon National de l´envioronnement in Montreal.
What was it? This is the description of the event that we´ve founf on their website (http://www.terrenouvelle.info/en/visitor.html)
The SNE is a thematic show, divided into four different sections focusing on the following major categories:
- Transportation: Alternative or low-emission means of transportation, hybrid, hydrogen or electric cars, public transportation, carpooling, etc.
- Awareness, Education and Health: Awareness organizations, groups, agencies, private companies, government department, teaching institutions, environmental training, placement services, health institutions, research organizations and laboratories, NGOs, environnemental groups and association,etc.
- Energy and housing Energy efficiency, clean and renewable energy, new technology, etc. Ecological construction, renovations, green materials, eco-villages, social housing, shared accommodation, etc.
- Responsible Consumption and the 4 R’s: Reduction at the source, recycling, re-use and rehabilitation. Bio-agriculture, fair trade, ethical investments, simple living, support organizations, eco-tourism, etc.
It was a really interesting visit, where we discovered a lot of projects, brands and eco-movements that we´ll be explaining, in the next weeks, exclusively to YOU my dear reader!!!