Canada Post and its bargaining agents recognize that the postal service built to serve all Canadians also has a considerable environmental impact. Together, they acknowledge a shared interest and responsibility to reduce Canada Post’s environmental footprint. In April 2019, Canada Post, the Association of Postal Officials of Canada, the Canadian Postmasters and Assistants Association, the Canadian Union of Postal Workers, and the Union of Postal Communications Employees formally initiated a collaborative effort focused on the environment.
Through this collaboration we commit to the following purpose, principles and initial actions.
Canada Post and its bargaining agents will collaborate to reduce Canada Post’s environmental footprint and strive for leadership in key areas, with an initial focus on Canada Post’s operations and top environmental impacts.
The partners are pleased to work together on their shared environmental interests in line with the following guiding principles:
The next steps in the collaboration include:
The partners appreciate the importance of collaborating to reduce Canada Post’s impact on the environment and look forward to working together on this shared initiative.