Lithium batteries cause 90% of sorting center fires, when they are damaged during operations, crushed or exposed to water.
An essential role in our collective well-being
The closure of the Louis Hippolyte-Lafontaine tunnel will have an impact on the waste collection schedule throughout Greater Montreal.
While electricity and hydrogen are currently the two most well-known options when it comes to the energy transition of the road sector, natural gas also does not give its place to meet ecological and climate challenges.
For many years The Canadian Trucking Alliance (CTA), the country’s national trucking group, in conjunction with the provincial trucking associations, has celebrated National Trucking Week to highlight the important work and contribution made by more than 400,000 Canadians who work as truckers.
You want to know more about recycling paper and cardboard in Quebec? From collection to reuse, sorting and processing, it all starts with what goes into the blue bin!
The fires at the sorting centres have attracted a great deal of attention in recent weeks, particularly that of a building, renovation and demolition (CRD) sorting centre in eastern Montreal, which has impacted the lives of the residents of the neighbourhood.
Some 25 years ago, Quebecers became aware of the impact of their consumption on the environment, and it wasn’t long after that municipalities set up collection systems to recover raw materials.
Juice and milk cartons, made from several layers of cardboard, are fully recyclable.
With labor shortages plaguing all sectors of society, Ricova is no exception, and needs experienced workers to fill positions essential to the pursuit of its mission.