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CEO turns refuse into resources

Neville Grigg can find a resource in just about anything. Under his guidance, Heritage Office Furnishings Victoria Ltd. in Saanich B.C., is diverting packaging and old furniture from the landfill. The Royal Roads University MBA alumnus is calling on his community connections, creativity and commitment to sustainability to make it happen.   “The big challenge that we find is we have tractor trailer loads of product coming in the door and all the packaging, and all the waste that goes along with that,” he says. “I was appalled at the fact that it was my company and we are responsible for throwing this stuff away. So I started to work on how to make that better...”

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