1. St. Joseph's Health System Group Purchasing Organization collaborated with My Sustainable Canada to help Ontario hospitals increase their purchasing of local food by 15%, resulting in an investment of $1.3 million in healthy food and sustainable agriculture across a 2-year period.

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  2. In collaboration with researchers from the University of Waterloo and Wilfrid Laurier University, My Sustainable Canada trained and deployed mystery shoppers into 38 retail stores in southern Ontario. The mystery shoppers made observations in the following areas:

    A. The presence of green messaging throughout the retail environment as well as the presence of marketing strategies to promote environmentally preferable products.
    B. How (and if) retail stores use various promotional practices to showcase the environmental performance features of televisions and washing machines.
    C. How (and if) sales associates present information about the environmental performance features of televisions and washing machines to theirThis included evaluating the sales associate knowledge and use of ENERGY STAR information when assisting customers.

    Featured in this video is Dr. Jennifer Lynes (Director, Environment and Business) at the School of Environment, Enterprise and Development, University of Waterloo.

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  3. In collaboration with researchers from the University of Waterloo and Wilfrid Laurier University, My Sustainable Canada trained and deployed mystery shoppers into 38 retail stores in southern Ontario. The mystery shoppers made observations in the following areas:
    A. The presence of green messaging throughout the retail environment as well as the presence of marketing strategies to promote environmentally preferable products.
    B. How (and if) retail stores use various promotional practices to showcase the environmental performance features of televisions and washing machines.
    C. How (and if) sales associates present information about the environmental performance features of televisions and washing machines to theirThis included evaluating the sales associate knowledge and use of ENERGY STAR information when assisting customers.
    Featured in this video is Dr. Manuel Riemer (Director, Community, Environment and Justice Research Group) at the Department of Psychology, Wilfrid Laurier University.

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