New EPRA Board Member

EPSC is pleased to welcome Kristyn Rankin, Apple, NA Environmental Initiatives Manager, to the EPRA Board.

The four EPSC seats on the EPRA Board are now filled by:

1. Jeff Van Damme, Samsung;

2. Pete Maddock, Panasonic;

3. Elena Papakosta, Dell;

4. Kristyn Rankin, Apple.

EPRA Board of Directors

Following the EPRA/OES Annual General Meeting, Elena Papakosta (Dell Canada Inc.) was appointed to the Board of EPRA. Jeff Van Damme (Samsung Electronics Canada Inc.) was confirmed as Chair of the EPRA Board. Pete Maddock (Panasonic Canada Inc.) and Brian Feeley (Apple Canada Inc.) continue as Directors on the EPRA Board.

Samsung Electronics Canada receives the 2017 ENERGY STAR Canada Award

Samsung Electronics Canada was recently awarded the 2017 ENERGY STAR Manufacturer of the Year Award for advancing energy efficiency.

Noteworthy accomplishments in 2016:

  • In 2016, 99% of all televisions sold by Samsung were ENERGY STAR certified.
  • Increased market penetration of ENERGY STAR certified appliances by over 30% from 2015 to 2016.
  • Partnered with BC Hydro to promote and increase awareness of ENERGY STAR certified clothes washers, clothes dryers, refrigerators and televisions. Market coverage included displays, print, radio, on-line and mobile displays, paid search and sponsored social to generate over 80 million impressions.

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Dell Canada Inc. is a recipient of the 2016 Minister’s Award for Environmental Excellence

The Ontario Minister’s Award for Environmental Excellence is program that recognizes work in environment protection, and encourages others to make their own efforts to reduce their impact on Ontario’s environment.

Dell Canada Inc. was recently awarded the 2016 Minister’s Award for Environmental Excellence. Dell operates a plastics recycling program minimizing waste from computer parts by reusing materials and recycling them into part for new computers and monitors. Since 2014, Dell has sold over 347,000 monitors and desktops from sustainably sourced materials.

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EPSC Welcomes Board Members and Associate Members of 2017

EPSC is pleased to welcome our Board of Directors and Associate Members of 2017. We look forward to working with you this coming year.

Board Members Associate Members
Apple Canada Inc. ASUS Northern Micro Inc.
Canon Canada Inc. BenQ Oracle Inc.
Cisco Systems Inc. Brother Canada Ltd. Ricoh Canada Inc.
Dell Canada Inc Epson of America Inc. Toshiba of Canada Ltd.
Hewlett-Packard (Canada) Co. Fujitsu Vizio Inc.
IBM Canada Ltd. Hitachi Data Systems Inc. Xerox Canada Ltd.
Lenovo Canada Inc. Hewlett Packard Enterprise  
Microsoft Corporation Lexmark Canada Inc.  
Panasonic Canada Inc. LG Electronics Canada Inc.  
Samsung Electronics Canada Inc. MMD – Phillips.  
Sony of Canada Ltd. NetApp Inc.