Social and environmental commitment at Soleno
Produce 960 km of pink agricultural drains: a creative awareness campaign unique in Quebec for the benefit of the Quebec Breast Cancer Foundation.
The campaign was held mainly in October 2018, Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
This initiative represents an investment in time and development, but we know that each pink drain sold will be the result of a work and a collective commitment to fight against the disease.
Donations raised for the cause: $ 45,000
Discover our campaign (French only)
Soleno is involved with several foundations by providing collection boxes to raise donations:
The collection boxes provided by Soleno has raised:
Soleno Recycling allows 66 people with functional limitations to enter the labour market in partnership with a social economy enterprise.Discover Soleno Recycling
Soleno is actively involved in L’Étoile, pédiatrie sociale an organization which provides services to more than 200 children aged 0 to 14 at risk or in vulnerable situations to ensure their well-being and promote their optimal development.
For the past two years, Soleno organizes the Soleno Sustainable Challenge – Sitting and Standing, a team tennis tournament that brings together a wheelchair player and a valid “standing” player.
The goal of this tournament is to:
Soleno is involved in the Investors Group Walk for Alzheimer’s, one of the largest fundraising event dedicated to Alzheimer’s and other cognitive diseases in Canada.
Soleno supports the reconstruction, through donations, of the Lakeland Industries Sheltered Workhops in McAdam, New Brunswick, ravaged by fire in November 2017.
Soleno has committed to support the Forêt Montmorency Project (Laval University) for the next 10 years.
This support promotes the advancement of forestry research by providing an environment that is conducive to discoveries by its seasoned researchers, professors and passionate students.
Soleno was awarded the level 1. Engagement ECORESPONSIBLE Certification by the of Sustainable Industries Council (CSI).
In 2018, Soleno was awarded the EcoDesigned Product Attestation by the CSI for certain product lines.
In 2019, Soleno obtained the ECORESPONSIBLE certification – level 2. Performance – for its plant located at 1160, route 133, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu.
Soleno, a Quebec industrial EcoLeader!