We're GLAD for Change™.
Canadians are becoming more and more aware of the impact of their choices on the environment. Because of who we are, we want to help. So, we’re on a mission to help Canadians waste better and waste less. And we’re starting by helping divert 3 million tonnes of waste from landfills by 2030. We’ll also be working with consumers, governments, material suppliers, and retailers — to ensure that Glad® is a force for good in the world.
Because we’re more than GLAD®. We’re GLAD for Change™.
Why we're GLAD for Change.
We’re on a mission to help divert 3 million tonnes of waste from landfills by 2030. That’s the weight of about 456,128 school buses! Diverting waste from landfills can lead to many environmental benefits, for example: more available land for things like farming, a reduction of methane gas production, and the conservation of non-renewable resources.
GLAD For Change Clean-Up
Join Canadians from coast to coast by cleaning up an area of your community with your immediate family, or even on your own between June 26th and July 4th.
Share images from your clean-up by using the #GLADforChange hashtag.
Click here to find out more details and get your complementary clean-up kit.
We’re GLAD® to work with governments.
There are many ways we work with municipalities to actively evoke change. Here are a few of the things that we do:
- • Lead municipal workshops to educate about waste diversion by providing guidelines on impact from diversion as well as what waste goes where
- • Partner with municipalities to support launch of diversion programs via samples
- • Educate & raise awareness of the benefits of having diversion streams as part of their waste management
We’re GLAD® for products that help.
At GLAD®, we’re always working to find new ways of creating quality products that can help you help the planet. We’re supporting our recycled products and launching a new food protection portfolio with solutions to prevent food waste. Because the less food we waste, the less waste that ends up in landfills. Here’s a sneak peek at some of those products.