Safely transform the liabilities of
another era into a new source of wealth
for future generations.
3R Mineral is the solution to allow our partners to extract valuable metals and minerals from our ore reserves without having to bear the responsibility of the past environmental liabilities. 3R can also put its mining expertise at their service. 3R Mineral actively supports the development of CO2 capture technologies from its ultramafic ore reserves. Furthermore, the topography and scale of our properties support the development of renewable energy from wind, solar, geothermal and of energy storage.
Giving new life to old sites
3R Mineral’s mission is to manage all the mining assets of its parent company, according to three main strategic axis: Foster partnerships in order to be able to develop mineral resources rich in strategic minerals, in a safe, responsible manner, in accordance with the principles of the circular economy; Restore all of its buildings and land in order to increase their value; Support innovation and the implementation of renewable energies on the many sites it manages.
Imagining the future now
Turning the past into opportunities
Safely transform the liabilities of another era into a new source of wealth for future generations.
Tailing piles have a great economic advantage for their recovery: indeed, all the primary costs of mining, grinding and processing have already been amortized. Following the principles of the circular economy, these piles rich in strategic minerals will allow a second profitable eco-responsible transformation.
Groupement Agro-forestier Lotbinière-Mégantic Inc.