The Coop Les Valoristes puts into the spotlight people collecting refundable containers in the streets of Montreal. They are an essential social link to a green and sustainable economy.
Ken Lyotier, Ph.D. honoris causa, founder of United We Can, British-Colombia

Our mission is to encourage and support the Valoristes in their recovery of refundable, recyclable and reusable materials, involving them by practising an inclusive and participatory approach, as well as promoting the recognition of the important contribution they make.