Our sustainability achievements

Our structure, values, policies and our commitment to sustainability have given rise to many achievements since 2016.

Our intentions: to minimize our impact and actively collaborate with host communities.

These concrete actions to fight climate change, improve biodiversity and the well-being of individuals and communities make us even more proud of our iron.


Major reduction of greenhouse gases in the operating chain


QIO recognizes the importance of optimizing the energy efficiency of its operations to minimize greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and contribute to the global battle against climate change. With this in mind, the company…

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Helping Atlantic Salmon on Quebec’s North Shore


For six weeks, Quebec Iron Ore carried out a major operation to clear a passage blocked by a rocky mass in the Mistassini River. The goal was to encourage Atlantic salmon to come back to the river and to give them access to upstream habitats.

The results? Improved reproductive conditions for this fish, classified a species of concern in the sector, and a significant increase in its average population.