2017 Mobius Award Winners

The 19th annual Mobius Awards of Environmental Excellence.

Divert NS hosted the 19th annual Mobius Awards of Environmental Excellence on October 24, 2017 at the Halifax Harbourfront Marriott. The event featured Adam Minter as keynote speaker. The following seven winners took home the 2017 Mobius Awards of Environmental Excellence.

Small Business of The Year

Truro Veterinary Hospital
Efficiency NS
In addition to looking after over 4,000 furry friends every year, the Truro Vet Hospital has made a strong commitment to reducing their impact on the environment. One of these initiatives includes an ...

Large Business of The Year

Marine Atlantic Inc.
Scotia Recycling Ltd.
Over 950,000 passengers travel on Marine Atlantic vessels in a three-year span. As you can imagine, that adds up to a lot of waste! A corporate-wide waste audit was performed during the development of ...

Institution of The Year

Bridge Adult Service
Novapet Inc.
Birdge Adult Service Centre recognizes the potential in every single person, as well as our province’s environment. They train and provide opportunities to adults with intellectual disabilities to all ...

Emerging Environmental Leader

Stella Bowles
EPRA - Nova Scotia
13-year-old Stella Bowles has shown extraordinary commitment to our province, her community and the beautiful LaHave River. Stella realized that many of her neighbours didn't have septic tanks and tha ...

Community Project of The Year

Halifax Tool Library
The Halifax Tool Library allows its members to borrow specialized tools for home repair, maintenance, building projects, community projects, and many other building needs. Instead of every home in the ...

Innovator of The Year

Agseed Technologies (Canada) Inc.
Environmental stewardship can start in the workplace, in the community, or in this case, in the family. What began as a family business in 2012 has grown over the last five years to become a successfu ...

Hall of Fame

David Harris
David Harris is a true pioneer and visionary in the Nova Scotian recycling industry. He was the proud winner of the first Solid Waste Resource Award for waste management education in 1998 and later be ...