Montreal, May 31, 2021 – In pursuing its mission of curbside recycling optimization, Éco Entreprises Québec (ÉEQ) is proactive and firmly committed to improving residual waste management on a daily basis. To continue reducing the organization’s environmental impact, the management of ÉEQ, with the help of its Sustainable Development Committee and its Governance and Ethics Committee, obtained RECYC-QUÉBEC’s ICI on recycle + recognition, at the Performance level.
Through its commitment, ÉEQ also intends to contribute to achieving the following objectives of the Québec Residual Materials Management Policy, arising from the 2019-2024 action plan:
- Reduce the quantity of waste eliminated per capita to 525 kg or less
- Recycle 75% of paper, cardboard, glass, plastic and metal
- Recycle 60% of organic waste
- Recycle and recover 70% of construction, renovation and demolition waste
The entire ÉEQ team supports the organization’s efforts toward attaining sound management of residual materials and raising the awareness of its partners to do the same.