Circular economy: LesPAC joins forces with Équiterre

Écircular economy: LesPAC joins forces with Équiterre

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The LesPAC online classifieds site has teamed up with Équiterre during this time of moving to make Quebecers aware of the importance of giving their property a second life.

“The moving period is synonymous with a strong period of buying and selling goods, but also the abandonment of objects (furnishings, appliances) on the side of the street”, recalled LesPAC in a press release unveiling the partnership.

Thus, for each classified ad that will be posted on the web platform between now and July 31, LesPAC will donate $1 to Équiterre, in order to finance a study on repairability “with the aim of to promote the benefit of extending the life of objects and to educate and make repair services in Quebec more accessible.”

“The association with Équiterre is natural for LesPAC . The circular economy is at the heart of our business model and promoting this mode of consumption while encouraging Équiterre during the moving season, which is a period of high consumption, is to combine business with pleasure! “, mentioned in a press release Luc Morin, Vice-President Sales and Operations at LesPAC – Quebec.

According to Équiterre, approximately 90% of the resources extracted on Earth are used only once, a waste that could be reduced. through the reuse, repair and reuse of goods.