Environmental Committee

Environmental Committee

Mission Statement

To connect the construction industry with environmental education, awareness, best practices, guidelines, and policies while encouraging and promoting a culture of environmental sustainability.

The 2017 Environmental Committee members are as follows:

Catherine Willson
Committee Chair
Goldman Sloan Nash & Haber (GSNH) LLP*

Vishawn Thompson
Committee Coordinator

Sandra Burnell
Revay and Associates Ltd.

Brian Grossman
Weston Forest Inc.

Dustin Copeland
Pinchin Ltd.

Marc McAree
Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP

Keri Bedeau
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Lindsay Stewart
Orlando Corporation

Romeo Milano
Safetech Environmental Ltd.

Sophia Sestito
McIntosh Perry

Suzana Fernandes

John Mollenhauer

Albert Salvatore
Sprint Mechanical Inc.

Rushan Galagoda
EllisDon Corporation

Derek Beharry
Kenaidan Contracting Ltd.

Jody Maillet
Berkley Surety

April is Earth Month

Every year, in the month of April, TCA through its Environmental Committee raises awareness on the importance of building green, building sustainably and improving our environmental policies! Our campaign runs for the entire month of April each year so be sure to tag us @TCA_Connect and share your green practices with us.

TCA Green Ambassador Program

TCA’s Environmental Committee has launched a “Green Ambassador Program” profiling member companies that are making a sustainable environmental difference in the Construction Industry. Let us know what your company is doing and we could profile your company next – e-mail us at:

  • July 2018


    Plasti-Fab® is a Canadian owned company and a leader in the North American expanded polystyrene (EPS) insulation industry. That they are now celebrating 50 years of excellence is testament to their ongoing commitment to providing quality products, industry expertise and superior customer service.

  • June 2018

    T. Harris Environmental Management Inc.

    T. Harris Environmental Management Inc. (THEM) is committed to responsible stewardship of the environment. THEM’s goal is to minimize environmental impact, conduct efficient use of the resources we consume, and conserve natural resources for future generations. The below table lists sustainability initiatives THEM has incorporated for the office, while conducting inspections, and beyond the workplace.

  • April 2018

    Modern Niagara

    Modern Niagara is a national leader in mechanical and electrical contracting and building services and controls. For more than 50 years we have offered a substantial resource base, deep project management expertise, and financial stability.

  • November 2017

    Sweeny &Co Architects

    Founded in early 1988 our history involves visionary clients and a talented team that have made the firm into one of the most respected and innovative Architectural, Urban Design, Development, and Interior Design practices in Canada.

  • September 2017

    Executive Summary – The Carbon Impact Initiative

    EllisDon’s “Carbon Impact Initiative (CII)” was established specifically to provide government leaders with the industry response strategy required to deliver on climate change commitments.

  • April 2017 TCA Green Ambassador

    Deltera’s Green Story
    A member of the Tridel Group

    As the largest builder of sustainable condominiums in Canada, Tridel & Deltera takes the leadership role and responsibility seriously. That’s why they are committed to building communities that are environmentally responsible, energy efficient and healthy places to live.

  • November 2016 TCA Green Ambassador


    For Siemens Canada, sustainability means acting in the best interest of coming generations – with respect to the economy, the environment and society.

  • October 2016 TCA Green Ambassador

    Weston Forest

    Weston Forest is one of the largest distributors of forest products to the Construction industry in Canada. We have been a trusted environmentally conscious partner to our customers and suppliers since 1953.


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