Program Overview

GroupThe Regional Sustainability Initiative is Sustainable Waterloo Region’s (SWR) flagship program. We foster the development of the local green economy by supporting organizations to set ambitious and realistic sustainability targets. We encourage an overall approach to sustainability, with focus on carbon, waste and water operations.

The Regional Sustainability Initiative is a fully integrated environmental sustainability program that was designed by and for, Waterloo Region. The services and framework are designed to support local sustainability issues in a way that fits with the most common international standards.

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Program Support 

From reporting to coaching, recognition to learning opportunities, the Regional Sustainability Initiative is here to help. Focusing on the intersection of business goals and sustainability, we offer a variety of support services customized to each member’s unique needs. Find out more about our software, resources, events and other support services.

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Join the Regional Sustainability Initiative

If you would like to reduce your energy costs, attract talented team members, and/or create a stronger environmental brand, contact us to find out more. We offer software, one-on-one support, recognition, industry leading best practices, and a network of like-minded organizations working together to build the local clean economy! Contact us today.