100 Water Heroes: Eric Meliton


Project Manager at Toronto and Region Conservation Authority

Eric Meliton is Project Manager of the water stewardship team at Partners in Project Green, a Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) initiative. The Partners in Project Green programme “delivers initiatives that helps businesses reduce resource use and costs, uncover new business opportunities, and address everyday operational challenges in a green and cost effective manner.” Under Eric’s leadership, Partners in Project Green assist businesses and local governments in forging collaborative industry partnerships that facilitate the implementation of sustainable water initiatives.

Eric is also a Lecturer of Advanced Sustainability Management at the University of Mississauga, where he takes charge of teaching the water module. This module provides students with an overview of the water and wastewater industries in North America.

Prior to his water and environment-focused career, Eric obtained a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and Environmental Science from Western University.

Eric is one of our #100WaterHeroes for encouraging and facilitating Corporate Social Responsibility and sustainable initiatives in businesses and local governments throughout Canada.

Twitter: @EricMeliton