Drawing on a network of experts and sustainability professionals across North America, applying recognized sustainability standards and tools, Sustainability Edge Solutions provides sustainability consulting, facilitation and advisory services to help organizations successfully navigate the path to corporate and product sustainability, reduce their carbon footprint, effectively market their performance and improve their bottom line. We are a neutral third party, work with businesses and industry sectors wishing to develop sustainability programs and service offerings, including Sustainable Procurement and Supply, Product Category Rules (PCR) for Type III Environmental Product Declarations (EPD), environmental marketing and integrated sustainability management systems.
Jabeen Quadir, P.Eng. is the founder of Sustainability Edge Solutions. She is a Chemical Engineer with over 30 years of experience in strategic, management and technical functions with various organizations in diverse industry sectors. Her industry sector background includes industrial chemicals, advanced manufacturing, pulp and paper, plastics injection molding and construction standards. She has a diverse background in strategic planning, stakeholder engagement, change management, operations, management systems, sustainability standards and program development, as well as marketing and business development. She has worked with industry leaders to develop accredited sustainability programs and service offerings, including Sustainable Procurement & Supply and Environmental Claims & Marketing programs that are built on Product Life Cycle Management and Integrated Sustainability Management Systems.
She is the Acting Chair and Vice Chair of the Canadian Advisory Committee to ISO TC 59/SC 17, actively participating in the development of international standards for Sustainability in Buildings and Civil Engineering Works. She is also a member of the CSA Group Standards Strategic Steering Committee on Buildings and Infrastructure and a member of the Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council’s Technical Advisory Group for Construction and Renovations sector sustainable purchasing guidance. She is a member of the Board of Directors of Construction Resources Initiative Council.