Éco-quartier shares its tools with the community!

If you require tools for gardening, cleaning, construction or reusable dishes, consult our list to learn if we can lend the tools you need for free.

In an effort to support our community in improving their natural environment, we provide a lending library of tools. This service is free and accessible to the residents, employees and students of Peter-McGill.

Gardening :

  • Shovel
  • Trowel
  • Leaf Rake
  • Rake
  • Fork
  • Edge-cutter
  • Pickaxe
  • Wheelbarrow
  • Watering can
  • Hose

Cleaning :

  • Long plier for garbage
  • Broom
  • Dustpan
  • Pick
  • Shovel
  • Leaf rake

Construction :

  • Drill
  • Hammer
  • Saw
  • Level

If you are interested, please consult our procedure !

When you organize your next event, think about this service before you purchase disposable dishes. Make your event sustainable and make use of our reusable dishes service.

3.4.3 ustensiles

Ustensiles : forks (x158), butter knives (x130), spoons (x160)

3.4.3 Tasse

Coffee mugs (x126)

3.4.3 assiette

Plates (9po, 22,5cm) (x99)

If you are interested, please consult our procedure !






1 – Consult our tools list,

2  – Contact us to confirm the availability and reserve the tools you need.

3 – Come by the Éco-Quartier at 1240 rue St-Marc to pick the tools up.

4 – Bring back your tools 3 days following pick-up, or at a previously agreed upon time.


Please provide a piece of identification and a money deposit according to the tools borrowed.

Please note :  Residents and Non-profit organizations must reserve 1 week in advance, and corporate groups must reserve 3 weeks in advance. In addition, the reusable dishes service is exclusively provided to organisations and institutions.

In an attempt to reduce the environmental impact of disposable dishes, Éco-quartier offers reusable containers and utensils.

We currently have the following items for sale :

  • $20 Lunchboxes
  • $15 Water Bottle with traditional Japanese Binchotan Charcoal

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The Montréal borough of Ville-Marie offers a $180 subsidy for the purchase or renting of reusable diapers. This partnership between the borough and Éco-quartier hopes to significantly reduce the use of disposable diapers and reduce the environmental impact imposed in our landfills.

For further information about this program click here.