Parry Automotive: “Recycling? Hey, That’s Our Business”

Adding engine oil

This story started with a brief comment made by Steve Van Kessel, co-owner of Orillia’s Parry Automotive company, at a Kiwanis Club lunch meeting last spring. Following a short presentation to the Club about Sustainable Orillia’s beginnings, Van Kessel remarked that his company collected plastic containers that were contaminated by their contents and shipped them […]

Welcome to the Sustainable Orillia Arts & Culture Newsletter

Paper and cardboard on green recycle bins

Once a month, SO Arts & Culture will be sending you tips on how you can make YOUR life in arts and culture, both at home and at the studio, just a little bit more sustainable! Remember, if you have great tip ideas, please send them along to for future newsletters! FEBRUARY It’s February! […]