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Total Organizations: 27
Total Projects: 15
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Organizations in St.Lawrence


AcquaSolve provides software solutions that enable organizations to tackle their water challenges. It automates the tracking of product and process water footprints, enables the creation of a water management strategy, and enables performance monitoring. Learn More

The Alliance for Water Efficiency is a membership NGO dedicated to promoting the efficient and sustainable use of water in North America and beyond. Areas of interest include conservation program design and evaluation, technical assistance, consideration of water and energy … Learn More

CMS Energy Corporation’s business strategy is focused primarily on its principal subsidiary, Consumers Energy Company, Michigan’s largest electric and natural gas utility, serving 6.7 million of the state’s 10 million residents. CMS Energy is the second largest supplier of renewable … Learn More

Clearford is a new kind of water management company. Operating approximately 200 water and wastewater treatment plants throughout Ontario and 10 sites in India, we deliver unified water infrastructure solutions with sector-leading efficiency. Our comprehensive offering combines innovative water and … Learn More

Conagra Brands combines a rich heritage of making great food with a sharpened focus and entrepreneurial spirit. Conagra Brands believes great food comes from doing what is right for all — whether by making nutritious food that is prepared safely … Learn More

Detroit Water Brigade Our Mission: We are an alliance of compassionate citizens of Detroit and their international allies working to bring emergency relief to families water shutoff while advocating for an income-based Water Affordability Plan in Detroit, Michigan. Rapid Relief … Learn More

Exelon Corporation is an American Fortune 100 energy company headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. Learn More

The FAAVM Canada is a nonprofit, charitable organization. Our major focus involves using various multifunctional civil rights programs to help our mostly disadvantaged, underprivileged Communities. Via the FAAVM multilateral humanitarian systems, and activities, we're able to reach out to these … Learn More

General Motors Company is an American multinational corporation headquartered in Detroit that designs, manufactures, markets, and distributes vehicles and vehicle parts, and sells financial services. Learn More

Golder is a global, employee-owned organization providing independent consulting, design and construction services in our specialist areas of earth, environment and energy. Learn More

Hydrate Detroit is a 501C3 Water Relief organization helping Detroiters maintain access to water. Hydrate Detroit delivers emergency water, provides consultation and advocacy along with restoring water services to citizens with their water shutoff. Learn More

Conserve water and help secure water access in those areas at greatest risk: Implement tools to reduce the water footprint of our hotels Mitigate water risk through stakeholder collaboration to deliver water stewardship at basin level Collaborate to ensure adequate … Learn More

The Kellogg Company, doing business as Kellogg's, is an American multinational food-manufacturing company headquartered in Battle Creek, Michigan, United States. Learn More

Our Company: As a leader in specialty coffee, coffeemakers, teas, and other beverages, Keurig Green Mountain is recognized for our award-winning beverages, innovative brewing technology, and socially responsible business practices. Our Company has inspired consumer passion for our products by … Learn More

For as long as nearly 70 years since its founding in 1949, Kurita Water Industries has been consistently operating in two areas of "water and the environment." To cater to diverse customer needs, the Kurita Group provides comprehensive solutions by … Learn More

Microsoft's mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. Learn More

NiSource is a leading natural gas and electric utility company based out of Merrillville, IN. Learn More

Owens Corning is based out of Toledo, OH and is a global company that develops and produces insulation, roofing, and fiberglass composites. Learn More

To develop and commercialize a turnkey, self-financing solution to collect river plastic waste transform it into Revenue, Profit and Local Employment. Our Solutions On top of the Blue Barriers, we also offer a wide range of technical solutions to cater … Learn More

TAM Ceramics water filter media of granulated ceramics, coated with a small amount of silver, will be appropriate for filter systems of large scale in any size. While systems of TAM's granulated filter media are genuinely sustainable for achievement of … Learn More

The Kraft Heinz Company is the third-largest Consumer Products and Food and Beverage company in North America and the fifth-largest Consumer Products and Food and Beverage company in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands. Learn More

WaterRising Institute is a women-led nonprofit that accelerates real-time and sustainable management of water that is secure for people and the planet, through innovation, investment partnerships and water literacy. Our approach is systems-based, global and people-focused, with emphasis on equity, … Learn More

With more than 60 years of experience, Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) is one of 36 Conservation Authorities in Ontario, created to safeguard and enhance the health and well-being of watershed communities through the protection and restoration of the … Learn More

The mission of Urban Rivers is to transform city waterways into urban wildlife sanctuaries to reconnect people of all backgrounds to nature in new and innovative ways. We are beginning that mission with our flagship project in Chicago; The Wild … Learn More

The WaterTAP mandate to help foster a new generation of world-class water technology businesses strengthens Ontario’s position as the North American centre of water excellence, and maintains Ontario’s leadership in conserving and sustaining water resources for present and future generations. Learn More

WebFactor is a professional Web Design and Development company in Burlington, Ontario. Our skilled developers &amp; designers deliver Responsive WordPress Website, eCommerce Store solution, SEO, SMO and Mobile Application Development services at affordable range. Learn More

Our Mission Empower communities, governments, and organizations to create processes that result in a zero carbon footprint by leveraging global strategic partnerships in green technology. Our Team We are led by innovators and visionaries from multiple industries who share a … Learn More

Projects in St.Lawrence


Globally we have established programs to help us drive water efficiency at our manufacturing sites and those platforms have helped us reduce our overall water footprint. The results of our global direct operations water risk assessment will further allow us … Learn More

Summary of action General Motors identified stormwater as a priority issue, as the city of Detroit had implemented a US$2million annual fee for businesses discharging stormwater to the municipal combined sewer system. To address this, General Motors added a retention … Learn More

Promote Awareness of Flood Risk Challenges and Protection Collaborate with public and private institutions with similar missions Increasingly develop and participate in webinars, seminars, publications, and demonstration/training workshops. Project Results Increased public awareness of the socio-economic, municipal, infrastructural, private, and … Learn More

ITPA was born in 1998, from the initiative of environmentalists committed to guaranteeing the protection of one of the last and most conserved fragments of Atlantic Forest, in Rio de Janeiro, the Tingu‡ Biological Reserve. We are currently the largest … Learn More

Improving Health by Providing Clean Water in Haiti Good health begins with access to clean water Did you know that half of the world's hospital beds are filled with people suffering from a water related disease? In developing countries, about … Learn More

The company plans to retire all coal-fired generating units using once-through cooling by 2040, and shift towards renewable sources that do not have a dependence on water availability. As the company shifts away from these units, the risk is lowered. … Learn More

Creates in 2016 this project aims at: Establish riparian zone areas around dairy and farm fields to reduce nutrient runoff into streams Support farm livelihoods through shelterbelt, eco-buffers, orchard, and windbreak tree planting Reduced the amount of phosphorus runoff and … Learn More

The New Acre Project allows companies to fund environmental projects on local farms and ranches across Canada, delivering a bundle of ecosystem services, such as cleaner air, cleaner water, and more biodiversity. As Canada’s population grows, much of its wetlands, … Learn More

Summary of action In view of the risks posed by climate change and water scarcity, Ford Motor Company decided to set targets to reduce water consumption in its operations by 2020 and create a partnership with suppliers to promote water … Learn More

This project implemented conservation tillage (no till) practices on over 1,100 acres to achieve the goals of reducing runoff, enhancing groundwater baseflow, reducing sediment erosion, and reducing agricultural runoff. The project also implemented 30 acres of conservation cover and 15 … Learn More

Summary Seawater/Lake Water Air Conditioning (SWAC/LWAC) technology produces air conditioning without the use of chemical agents. Acting alone, SWAC/LWAC can reduce electricity usage by up to 90% when compared to traditional air conditioning systems. When developed in conjunction with Ocean … Learn More

TCCC helped fund a sediment capping project of a confined disposal facility on the Leslie Street Spit. Leslie Street Spit had been historically used for industrial and shipping activities and disposal of trash from the construction industry and sediments dredged … Learn More

As Brisbane is the area of the highest water risk in Kirin group, the Castlemain Parkins Plant in Brisbane introduced the cutting-edge facility to reduce water use in 2008. Its initial cost was about 250 million yen. The facility enables … Learn More

The Water Ethics Network facilitates sharing of experience, ideas and information about events and activities relating to water ethics. The aim is to bring water ethics into everyday discourse of water policies and management decisions so that choices about water … Learn More

Urban Rivers is creating a wildlife-first, mile-long river park located in the North Branch Channel of the Chicago River known as ‘The Wild Mile’. Our park boasts a series of floating gardens &amp; trees, habitat installations, access points, and educational … Learn More

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