PLACE MONTRÉAL TRUST DOES ITS PART FOR THE ENVIRONMENT!
Did you know that Place Montréal Trust is a BOMA BESt 3 certified building, an important classification in the industry? BOMA BESt Level 3 certification is for buildings that meet all of the BOMA Go Green Best Practices and achieve 80-89% on the Go Green Plus assessment. Buildings at this level of certification have higher performance and demonstrate excellence in management. Level 3 buildings typically have been managing with energy and environmental performance in mind for several years.
Our efforts focus mainly on recycling and energy management. Our recovery rate for the year of 2009 was 49.8%, a considerable percentage. From cardboard and paper recovery, plastic, glass and metal to wood pallets and cooking oil, Place Montréal Trust is doing its part for the environment!
Did you know that you can take your rechargeable batteries to La Source so they can be recycled? Or your discarded old-fashioned glasses to Lenscrafters? It’s never too late to get started!
Good deeds for the community
Centre du rasoir
Recovery of alkaline batteries and rasor batteries
Recovery of cell phones (all models)
Recovery of Koodo cell phones only
Recovery of prescription glasses only
Sneakers week: recovery of used sneakers, once a year
In terms of energy management, for several years now, Place Montréal Trust has been implementing a number of different techniques to reduce our water and electricity consumption. We continue to modernize our equipment to not only contribute to the environment, but also to ensure our clients’ comfort.