As part of our contract with the environment, b.b.begonia has become a member of 1% for the Planet which is an alliance of businesses committed to use market forces to drive positive environmental change .
As part of this commitment b.b.begonia donates 1% of all sales ( not just profits) to Tree Canada to support its objective of planting and maintenance of trees.
Tree Canada is a not-for-profit , charitable organization established in 1992. Tree Canada creates opportunities for individuals and groups with an interest in planting and caring for trees for non-commercial use. Tree Canada has planted 76 million trees in 16 years and are responsible for their ongoing care and maintenance
Through the respiration process,trees absorb carbon dioxide(a global warming suspect) and in a single season can produce as much oxygen as 10 people inhale in a year!Trees also clean the air we breathe by collecting and trapping airborne particles and pollutants,such as nitrogen dioxide,sulphur dioxide and carbon monoxide