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August 9, 2019

GreenTech 2019 becomes 6th certified carbon-neutral Green Marine event

The GreenTech 2019 conference held by Green Marine in Cleveland, Ohio, this past June 5 to 7 has received its Planetair certification as a carbon-neutral event. The event itself reduced its carbon footprint by 26% over the previous edition in terms of tons of CO2 emitted per attendee (i.e. 0.45 t/attendee instead of 0.61 t/attendee). For the sixth consecutive year, Green Marine…

GreenTech 2019 becomes 6th certified carbon-neutral Green Marine event
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August 9, 2019

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Green Marine now has a corporate page on LinkedIn! Follow the page to stay up to date with news about Green Marine and sustainable maritime transportation.

New Blue Accounting involves Green Marine metrics
August 1, 2019

New Blue Accounting involves Green Marine metrics

Blue Accounting, a new Great Lakes Commission initiative, features an online platform that will relate the measurable progress towards nine desired environmental, social and economic outcomes for…

Green Marine welcomes the British Columbia Maritime Employers Association
July 23, 2019

Green Marine welcomes the British Columbia Maritime Employers Association

The British Columbia Maritime Employers Association (BCMEA) is Green Marine’s newest association member. A province-wide, voluntary, multi-employer waterfront organization, the BCMEA represents 55 customer-members. They include ship owners, agents, and stevedores, as well as terminal operators throughout the container, cruise ship, bulk and breakbulk sectors. The BCMEA provides its customer-members with support and services related […]

2019 Board of Directors
July 19, 2019

2019 Board of Directors

Green Marine took advantage of GreenTech 2019 in Cleveland to hold its Annual General Meeting. Ron Tursi, the president of Guardian Ship Management, was named chairman of Green Marine’s board of directors for the coming year. Mark Collins, president and CEO of the British Columbia Ferry Services Inc. (BC Ferries), was elected as a new […]

Green Marine welcomes Plastic Oceans Foundation Canada as a new supporter
July 12, 2019

Green Marine welcomes Plastic Oceans Foundation Canada as a new supporter

Plastic Oceans Foundation Canada (POC) was established after the release of the critically acclaimed A Plastic Ocean documentary to eradicate plastic pollution from the nation’s waterways. Focusing primarily on education, POC Canada has worked with like-minded organizations to elevate social consciousness about the impacts of waste plastic on waterways. With this matter now reaching critical […]

We’ve made the shortlist, and now we need your Safety4Sea vote, please!
July 11, 2019

We’ve made the shortlist, and now we need your Safety4Sea vote, please!

Green Marine’s environmental certification program has been put on the shortlist of nominees for one this year’s Safety4Sea Awards. Green Marine is on this year’s shortlist for the Safety4Sea Sustainability Award ! Have you voted yet? If not, your support is a few clicks away. Thank you in advance for helping us to make Green Marine’s environmental certification program known worldwide…

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Green Marine’s newsletter is released every two months and presents all relevant information regarding the environmental program. It also showcases best practices and green initiatives.

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May 2019
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