PUBLISHED NOVEMBER 17, 2021 Dr. Carl Hansen, CEO and co-founder of AbCellera, was the recipient of this year’s Leadership Award for the annual BC Export Awards. Hansen’s company is best known for its leading role in the Pandemic Prevention Platform which uses a proprietary technology program to develop “medical countermeasures within 60 days.” It is […]
How Canada’s Top Growing Companies transform good ideas into great products
LIZA AGRBA SPECIAL TO THE GLOBE AND MAIL PUBLISHED SEPTEMBER 24, 2021 If you’re going to sell an eco-friendly product, it had better work as well as its unfriendly alternative. If not, it will fade into irrelevance. So it’s not surprising that Brad Liski, a co-founder of Tru Earth, wasn’t initially excited about the idea […]
Tru Earth is eliminating plastic pollution, one laundry detergent jug at a time
SAMANTHA EDWARDS SPECIAL TO THE GLOBE AND MAIL PUBLISHED SEPTEMBER 28, 2021 Each year, at least eight million tons of plastic leaks into the ocean, the equivalent of dumping one garbage truck into the ocean every minute. Unless we dramatically reduce our plastic consumption, researchers believe that the amount of plastic flowing into our oceans […]
The people who make a difference
The Clean50 Individual awards are selected from 16 diverse categories that transcend industries, academia, different levels of government, thought leaders and advocates, and are based on accomplishments delivered over the prior two years.