Sustainability Resources

The following resources are included to provide members with information about sustainability and suggestions for implementing it in everyday practice.

Sustainability and Climate Change


Since the early 1990s, Engineers and Geoscientists BC (formerly APEGBC) has consistently supported and encouraged its members to adapt sustainable principles within the practice of professional engineering and geoscience.

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Engineers and Geoscientists BC Sustainability Guidelines Presentation

Sustainability Primers


The Sustainability Primers aim to be a practice specific tool for applying sustainability principles to engineering and geoscience. Through case studies and analysis of best practices, the primer seeks to demonstrate sustainability in action.

Feedback on the primers is welcome. Please send comments to sustainability@egbc.ca.
Part 1: Introduction
Part 2: Applying the Guidelines
Part 3A: Municipal Engineering
Part 3B: Mining
Part 3C: Buildings
Part 3D: Transportation
Part 3E: Consulting Engineering and Geoscience
Part 3F: Industrial Processes
Part 4: Climate Change
 

External Resources

Other Associations Involved in Sustainability Policy and Practice

External Programs

Find information on various professional practice topics.
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