7 eco-friendly shops on the exo network

Tuesday, April 19 2022

7 eco-friendly shops on the exo network

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Every year, Earth Day on April 22 reminds us how important it is to care for our planet. To help build some good habits, here are seven businesses that will make you want to do your part year-round.

  1. Encore eco in Saint-Jérôme

    Searching for the perfect eco-friendly gift or the latest organic products? Look no further than Encore eco. Open since 2017, the store features products by local artisans and even a thrift section.

    To get there: Saint-Jérôme station

    295 Rue Saint-Georges,

    Saint-Jérôme QC J7Z 5A2

  2. Magasin général Vrac & Compagnie in Repentigny

    Despite its old-timey name, Magasin général sells the latest eco-responsible and zero-waste products. And they also sell delicious fresh bread from La shop à pains on Thursdays and Saturdays.

    To get there: Honoré-Beaugrand station, bus 300 or 400

    425 A-B Notre-Dame,

    Repentigny, QC J6A 2T2

  3. Essence de vie in Beauharnois

    Need to stock up on your favourite eco-friendly brands? Essence de vie is the perfect place for you. They have a wide variety of high-quality products for environmentally responsible consumers.

    To get there: bus 1, 20 and 28

    459 Rue Ellice,

    Beauharnois, QC J6N 1X6

  4. ProÉcolo in Candiac

    Visit the knowledgeable team at this eco-friendly store in Candiac to load up on amazing products. You’re sure to find everything you need, including food, household and hygiene products, and more.

    To get there: bus 142 and 650

    85 Chemin Saint-François-Xavier,

    Candiac, QC J5R 4V4

  5. La maison du zéro déchet in Chambly

    If you’ve already gone green, you’ll be thrilled to find so many eco-friendly products under one roof on Montréal’s South Shore. And on busy weeks, you’ll be happy to know they sell a variety of delectable ready-made meals.

    To get there: bus 104 or 107, 485 or 685 or 681

    845 Blvd. de Périgny,

    Chambly, QC J3L 1W5

  6. Épicerie Pivot in Varennes

    Bite into local, organic food at this beautiful neighbourhood grocery store in Varennes. You’ll find bulk products as well as fresh items, sandwiches and other prepared meals.

    To get there: bus 700, 701, 720 and 721

    42 Rue St Eugène,

    Varennes, QC J3X 1E3

  7. La Brise Verte in Sainte-Rose

    Located in the heart of Old Sainte-Rose, this welcoming store was founded by two sisters. You’ll find everything you need, whether food products, cosmetics or household goods.

    To get there: Sainte-Rose station

    130 Blvd. Sainte-Rose,

    Laval, QC H7L 1K4