It’s great to
        live in Dorval!

It’s great to
        live in Dorval!

ENVIRONMENT

Tips and Tricks

It is possible to preserve and to protect our environment by bringing light changes to our everyday life habits. Here are some tips and tricks to be more ecological!

Did you know?

  • that if every Dorval resident replaced just one ordinary light bulb by an Energy Star light bulb, this would result in a 293 ton reduction of greenhouse gas effect, per year?
  • that by using cold water to do your laundry, you save the equivalent of 14,000 litres of hot water yearly?
  • that a motor that idles for 10 minutes a day burns 100 litres of gas per year and produces an emission of a quarter of a ton of greenhouse gas effect?
  • that at -10° C, 30 seconds is sufficient to lubricate your motor?
  • that residents use close to 300,000 batteries annually? You can reduce pollution by recycling them during the household hazardous waste pickup and by recycling your rechargeable batteries at both community centres.
Arboretum
Arboretum
Batteries (Recycling)
Batteries (Recycling)
Community Gardens
Community Gardens
Dorval’s Environment Committee
Dorval’s Environment Committee
Ecocentres
Ecocentres
Ecological Gardening
Ecological Gardening
Emerald Ash Borer
Emerald Ash Borer
Environmental Nuisances
Environmental Nuisances
Environmental Subsidies
Environmental Subsidies
Green Line
Green Line
Purple Martins at Valois Park
Purple Martins at Valois Park
Reuse
Reuse
Tips and Tricks
Tips and Tricks
Tree Planting
Tree Planting
Various Waste Pickups
Various Waste Pickups
Water
Water
Watering
Watering
ENVIRONMENT

Tips and Tricks

It is possible to preserve and to protect our environment by bringing light changes to our everyday life habits. Here are some tips and tricks to be more ecological!

Did you know?

  • that if every Dorval resident replaced just one ordinary light bulb by an Energy Star light bulb, this would result in a 293 ton reduction of greenhouse gas effect, per year?
  • that by using cold water to do your laundry, you save the equivalent of 14,000 litres of hot water yearly?
  • that a motor that idles for 10 minutes a day burns 100 litres of gas per year and produces an emission of a quarter of a ton of greenhouse gas effect?
  • that at -10° C, 30 seconds is sufficient to lubricate your motor?
  • that residents use close to 300,000 batteries annually? You can reduce pollution by recycling them during the household hazardous waste pickup and by recycling your rechargeable batteries at both community centres.
Arboretum
Arboretum
Batteries (Recycling)
Batteries (Recycling)
Community Gardens
Community Gardens
Dorval’s Environment Committee
Dorval’s Environment Committee
Ecocentres
Ecocentres
Ecological Gardening
Ecological Gardening
Emerald Ash Borer
Emerald Ash Borer
Environmental Nuisances
Environmental Nuisances
Environmental Subsidies
Environmental Subsidies
Green Line
Green Line
Purple Martins at Valois Park
Purple Martins at Valois Park
Reuse
Reuse
Tips and Tricks
Tips and Tricks
Tree Planting
Tree Planting
Various Waste Pickups
Various Waste Pickups
Water
Water
Watering
Watering

Tips and Tricks

It is possible to preserve and to protect our environment by bringing light changes to our everyday life habits. Here are some tips and tricks to be more ecological!

Did you know?

  • that if every Dorval resident replaced just one ordinary light bulb by an Energy Star light bulb, this would result in a 293 ton reduction of greenhouse gas effect, per year?
  • that by using cold water to do your laundry, you save the equivalent of 14,000 litres of hot water yearly?
  • that a motor that idles for 10 minutes a day burns 100 litres of gas per year and produces an emission of a quarter of a ton of greenhouse gas effect?
  • that at -10° C, 30 seconds is sufficient to lubricate your motor?
  • that residents use close to 300,000 batteries annually? You can reduce pollution by recycling them during the household hazardous waste pickup and by recycling your rechargeable batteries at both community centres.
Arboretum
Arboretum
Batteries (Recycling)
Batteries (Recycling)
Community Gardens
Community Gardens
Dorval’s Environment Committee
Dorval’s Environment Committee
Ecocentres
Ecocentres
Ecological Gardening
Ecological Gardening
Emerald Ash Borer
Emerald Ash Borer
Environmental Nuisances
Environmental Nuisances
Environmental Subsidies
Environmental Subsidies
Green Line
Green Line
Purple Martins at Valois Park
Purple Martins at Valois Park
Reuse
Reuse
Tips and Tricks
Tips and Tricks
Tree Planting
Tree Planting
Various Waste Pickups
Various Waste Pickups
Water
Water
Watering
Watering
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