About us

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Mission

SOGHU’s mission is to manage an economically, environmentally and socially efficient and responsible collection, processing and user awareness program for used oils, used glycol (antifreeze), used oil and glycol (antifreeze) containers with a capacity of 50 litres or less (including used lubricant aerosol and brake cleaner containers) and used filters, on behalf of its Members.

The activities of SOGHU are governed by the Regulation and by the Agreement with RECYC-QUÉBEC and will be the object of detailed reports to its Members and to RECYC-QUÉBEC.

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Who are we?

  • Founded in 2004 and officially implemented on January 1st, 2005, SOGHU represents a group of companies that sell the products designated by our program.
  • Over 285 members provide financial support to the SOGHU network consisting of more than 1,025 Collection Facilities throughout Quebec.
  • SOGHU is managed by a Board of Directors from among the Members or appointed or designated, with or without the right to vote, as stipulated in the General By-Laws.
  • Continuity is assured by the presence of  General Manager, Mr. Jean Duchesneau.

We are proud to participate in efforts to protect our environment while giving these used products a second life.

2016 Recovery Rate

Oils

81.6%

Oil and aerosol containers

92.7%

Filters

92.2%

Antifreeze (Glycols)

26.8%

Antifreeze containers

36.8%

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Board of directors

Carol Montreuil, Pres.Vice President ICPP Ex-officio

Vice President – Eastern Canada
CANADIAN FUEL ASSOCIATION

Franck BagouetSmall and medium enterprises of manufacturers or first suppliers of oil

President
TOTAL CANADA INC.

Guy BélangerMajor petroleum companies or first suppliers of lubricants

National Accounts Manager, After Market, Canada
SHELL CANADA PRODUCTS LTD.

David BoisWholesalers or oil retailers

Director Environment, Health and Safety
HOME HARDWARE STORES LTD.

L. Pierre ComtoisManufacturers or first suppliers of new motorised vehicles or designated by a representative association of this specific industry

Representative of
CANADIAN VEHICLE MANUFACTURERS’ ASSOCIATION (CVMA) 

Roch CousineauOil filter manufacturers or first suppliers

Senior Zone Manager
ROBERT BOSCH INC.

Philippe DussaultMajor petroleum companies or first suppliers of lubricants

Distributor Business Consultant
IMPERIAL OIL

Luc DuvalManufacturers or first suppliers or wholesalers of antifreeze

Operation District Manager
UAP INC.

Laurent GagnonPresident of the Awareness Committee - Observer

President
CAMPOR ENVIRONNEMENT INC.

François GingrasCooperative sector

Senior Manager Logistics and Procurement
LA COOP FÉDÉRÉE

Robert Huberdeau, Vice-pres.Major oil manufacturers or first suppliers of oil

Consultant
WAKEFIELD CANADA INC.

Loulia KouchajiManufacturers or first suppliers of new motorised vehicles or designated by a representative association of this specific industry

Senior Policy Advisor
GLOBAL AUTOMAKERS OF CANADA

Pierre-Yves LaroseSmall and medium enterprises of manufacturers or first suppliers of oil

Business Development – Eastern Canada
CHEVRON CANADA LIMITED

Paul LefebvreManufacturers or first suppliers or wholesalers of antifreeze

Operations Service Manager
RECOCHEM INC.

Serge OuelletteOil filter manufacturers or first suppliers

District Manager
MANN+HUMMEL FILTRATION
TECHNOLOGY CANADA ULC

Michael PaulMajor petroleum companies or first suppliers of lubricants

National DISM Sales Manager
VALVOLINE CANADA LTD.

Maxime RivetRECYC-QUÉBEC - Observer

Industry Development Agent
RECYC-QUÉBEC

Raymond SavardWholesalers or oil retailers

National Sales Director
UNI-SÉLECT CANADA

Annual Reports

The activities of SOGHU are governed by the Regulation and by the Agreement with RECYC-QUÉBEC and will be the object of detailed reports to its Members and to RECYC-QUÉBEC.