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  • Bellemare Environnement receives RECYC-QUÉBEC Silver certification as part of the CRD Sorting Center Recognition Program.

    Quebec has nearly sixty facilities that sort residual materials from the construction, renovation and demolition (CRD) industry. Until now, there was no way for an external stakeholder to know if a CRD sorting facility was providing real sorting, recycling or recovery efforts, compared to other facilities possibly providing less service and not always following best […]

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  • Green Building Site: How to Get There?

    Nowadays, as a construction contractor, it’s important to be environmentally conscious when it comes to setting up a site. Before, during and after a project, there are a series of actions to be taken to achieve an ecological and responsible construction site. Acting with the environment in mind has several advantages! For a number of […]

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  • Blast Cleaning and Surface Preparation: Benefits of Sandblast

    Blast cleaning is an essential process to revive, clean or prepare a surface (for the addition of paint, for example). If you have large areas of concrete, steel, stone, metal, aluminum or wood to treat, we recommend sandblast!  This blast cleaning technique is extremely effective in removing layers of paint, varnish, wax, pigments and corrosion […]

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  • Groupe Bellemare in the great 5S adventure

    5S : Seiri (sort), Seiton (set in order), Seiso (shine), Seiketsu (standardize) et Shitsuke (sustain/self-disscipline); the essential tasks to improve our environment.  « Improving our environment » is the motivation behind our commitment to the 5S process. The first project took place in a sector of our Abrasives & Minerals division, where we had several objectives, including no longer having to search for tools and equipment and […]

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  • Biomass Energy: a renewable energy source for your plants and building sites

    Your company wants to promote sustainable development? Looking for an ecoresponsible renewable energy source? Biomass could be exactly what you need! Groupe Bellemare specializes in manufacturing biomass from wood residues. Once transformed, this material becomes an excellent fuel to produce green energy.  This expertise has allowed us to acquire good knowledge about biomass. Today, we […]

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  • 2021 Crushed Stone Price Guide

    Crushed stone is an aggregate frequently used for various construction purposes. Its angular appearance makes it easy to hold in place and form a stable surface.  Crushed stone comes in several formats, each with its own advantages and uses. Check out this guide to find out which product best suits your needs, what quantity is […]

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    Crushed Stone Quarry
  • Transport of wind turbine blades in Gaspé

    Since November 2016, a team has been dedicated to the transport of wind turbine blades in Gaspé. Jean-François Cloutier — Truck driver Marc Dumaresq — Truck Driver Bruno Leblanc — Truck Driver Tomy English – Truck Driver Martin Lemieux – Truck Driver Yves Bérubé – Truck Driver Omer Clavet — Pilot car Marc Langlois – […]

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    Transport d'éoliennes à Gaspé
  • Filtration sand or glass: which one to choose?

    You’ve been using sand in your pool filter for years, but you’re wondering about filtration glass? More and more people are turning to glass as a replacement for sand, but does it meet your needs? Choosing between these two filtration media may seem difficult, but our experts have looked into the subject to help you […]

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  • When and why change pool filtration sand?

    Do you want your pool water to be of optimal quality all summer long? Want to know how to properly maintain your filter to get there? You’re in the right place! Pool filters work thanks to different filtration media, like sand and glass. To maximize the life of your filter and the quality of your […]

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  • What to know before you rent a construction waste container

    You need a waste container for your construction, renovation or demolition work? There are many options available to you; but how do you find the right container to meet your needs? This is what we will help you carry out!  In this article, you’ll learn how to ask the right questions before renting a container, […]

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