Spirit of Vancouver Award Video

Feature stories for 2003

Ocean Reflections Ocean Reflections
River as Patient River as Patient
Putting Nature on the Balance Sheet Putting Nature on the Balance Sheet
Environmental IQ

 

Environmental IQ
Environmental Connections Environmental Connections
First Nations Profiles First Nations Profiles
Global Girl Power Global Girl Power
Learning to be Citizens Learning to be Citizens
Reading Advice to Parents Reading Advice to Parents


Ten per cent of all domestic waste is burned in waste incinerators. If the temperature in the incinerator is allowed to fall below 900°C, some plastics, pesticides and wood preservatives can produce dioxins which are extremely poisonous.
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