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Keep Nature Natural – It’s Time to Take Action

By |2019-09-11T13:57:58+00:00September 9th, 2019|Categories: Ecoraster|

Keep Nature Natural – It’s Time to Take Action We are fortunate to live in a majestic country! Everything from mountains to valleys, lakes to creeks; Canada is a country that is abundant in natural resources which can be appreciated by all. Thanks to the support of multiple levels of government, there are protective agencies in [...]

Fall Weather and Ecoraster

By |2019-08-26T21:19:15+00:00August 26th, 2019|Categories: Ecoraster|

Fall Weather and Ecoraster Summer took a while to get here, but, oh, was it worth the wait! The longer, sun drenched days and balmy evenings were just perfect. Hopefully the warm days will stick around for many weeks to come before the unpredictable fall weather arrives. Fall is always a mixed bag; crisp mornings, shortening [...]

Durable and Sustainable Paving with Ecoraster

By |2019-07-30T14:51:18+00:00July 30th, 2019|Categories: Ecoraster|

Durable and Sustainable Paving with Ecoraster We were recently contacted by a designer looking for a permeable product, a grass paving type product, for his client’s new driveway area. He remembered visiting our booth at a trade show and reached out for pricing and delivery options. They were exploring green paving alternatives for two main reasons; [...]

A Sustainable and Green Future

By |2019-07-24T14:27:48+00:00July 24th, 2019|Categories: Ecoraster|

A Sustainable and Green Future I was fortunate to spend a vacation week abroad. When visiting other countries one is instantly submerged in the culture, the food, and the music. Delving deeper, you start to explore the politics, the daily way of life and in my case, the practices and protocols in regards to recycling and [...]

Single Use Plastics vs Ecoraster

By |2019-06-28T15:00:23+00:00June 28th, 2019|Categories: Ecoraster|

Single Use Plastics vs Ecoraster Single use plastics and their effect on the increasing pollution in our landfills and water bodies is a hot topic worldwide. Plastic waste is damaging our ecosystems and is dangerous and can be deadly to living organisms. As with any challenging issue there are many ways to explore both the problem [...]

How Ecoraster Can Optimize Your Summer Landscaping Projects

By |2019-06-12T19:50:41+00:00May 24th, 2019|Categories: Benefits of Ecoraster|

How Ecoraster Can Optimize Your Summer Landscaping Projects Are you heading up to the cottage? Or perhaps you are taking the family camping in the trailer. Although it may not be first and foremost on your mind, permeable paving provides the perfect solution for many spring and summer landscaping and paving projects. Whether your projects are [...]

The Growing Efforts on Implementing LID and GI

By |2019-05-21T14:03:02+00:00May 21st, 2019|Categories: Ecoraster|

It is truly encouraging to see how the movement towards including sustainable, eco-friendly and LID surfacing alternatives is exponentially growing. Recently, we had the opportunity to present the benefits and applications of products offered by LID Paving to a national engineering and construction firm. We were invited by one of their newest employees, who had recently [...]

We Are the Climate Generation | Let’s Talk Sustainability

By |2019-05-10T15:06:19+00:00May 10th, 2019|Categories: Ecoraster|

We Are the Climate Generation | Let’s Talk Sustainability Have you ever felt powerless? Absolutely and totally powerless? We are living in a very precarious time. Technologically speaking, we are making advancements that are beyond what most of us could ever have dreamed but all is not smooth and easy. The world population has exploded and [...]

The New Definition of Green Infrastructure

By |2019-05-10T14:59:39+00:00May 10th, 2019|Categories: Ecoraster|

The New Definition of Green Infrastructure Why is there so much hesitation towards going “green” and incorporating GI (Green Infrastructure) and LID (Low Impact Development) alternatives into projects; residential, commercial and industrial. Including green paving alternatives in lieu of traditional solid surfaces such as asphalt and concrete as well as enhancing predominantly “grey” solid surfaced/sealed areas [...]