Square One is committed to sustainability and proud of the following green initiatives:
Square One is equipped with 9 compactors where all cardboard, paper, bottles, cans and plastics are recycled.
Bicycle Parking Stations
Bicycle stands are located at the following entrances: 1, 3, 7, 8 and The Food District. Additional bicycle stands can be found at the P1 parking deck, near Simons, Whole Foods and Crate & Barrel. View on map.
Our rooftop solar panel installation is one of the largest in the Greater Toronto Area. The 800+ panels (spanning 50,000 sq. ft) and 7 inverters help supply clean, renewable power requirements of an average-sized Square One store.
In 2021, the second phase of our solar panel installation will be launched, encompassing 1,402 panels and 17 inverters.
Square One is equipped with 39 waterless urinals. Since January 2019, over 19.25 million liters of fresh water has been saved by using this technology.
Water flow on over 150 faucets throughout the shopping centre are equipped with a Swiss spray technology, saving an additional 70% of water when washing your hands. An average of 1.875 million liters of fresh drinking water can be saved annually.