We’re building the sustainable economy in cities across Ontario.

Members of the CoLab Network are helping businesses thrive by reducing their environmental impacts. Through their programs, networks of local businesses are supported in setting and achieving sustainability goals and are celebrated for progress made.

Together, we’re demonstrating that a more sustainable economy is possible.


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Read our 2014/15 Annual Report

Read-OnlineCoLab’s 2014/15 Annual Report is available for download. In this report, titled While You Were Sleeping, you’ll find:  

  • The CoLab story – Learn about how we started, what we do, and how we’re supporting organizations to launch and grow target-based sustainability programs across Ontario.
  • Progress underway – Discover the impact of programs operating in the CoLab Network, through metrics, case-studies, and anecdotes. See how target-based sustainability programs reduce environmental impact, increase profitability, and grow the low-carbon economy.
  • Accelerating the low-carbon economy - Guest authors discuss visions for the low-carbon economy, how we’ll arrive at a more sustainable future, and how to get there faster


Sustainability CoLab's Managing Director, Priyanka Lloyd and Executive Director, Mike Morrice. Photo: Alternatives Journal

In this issue, you’ll find: Sustainable Hamilton Burlington joins as the 8th member of the CoLab Network The Season to Celebrate: Sustainable Waterloo Region, Durham Sustainability Initiative, and Niagara Sustainability Initiative gear up for their annual recognition events to celebrate local business leadership in sustainability Sustainable Kingston launches Green Economy Kingston, and reThink Green gets ready […]

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Green Investment Fund Announcement

­­­­­­­­­­­­ Ontario Investing in Sustainability CoLab to Help Fight Climate Change Province Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Growing Ontario’s Economy NEWS February 22, 2016   Ontario continues to put its new Climate Change Strategy into action by investing $1 million from the Green Investment Fund in Kitchener’s Sustainability CoLab Network.   Sustainability CoLab is an organization that helps […]

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