Terms and conditions / Legal disclaimer

Legal disclaimer

The Circuit Zéro Déchet is an Internet platform service providing citizens with solutions to easily find places to buy products with their own containers throughout Quebec.

The Circuit Zéro Déchet provides users with a directory of members, as well as an interactive map to locate them. The Circuit Zéro Déchet also offers a networking section to find blogs and/or websites, applications or social networks to join across Quebec to facilitate their quest for a zero-waste lifestyle.

All the members mentioned in the directory or the interactive map can easily be identified on the spot using the identity decal of the Circuit Zéro Déchet.

Conditions of use of the website

The Circuit Zéro Déchet makes available the information contained in different hygiene and food safety guides for information purposes and makes no warranties, express or implied, regarding the use of the site or its contents. The information contained on the site is intended for informational and illustrative purposes only and is provided as is. The information, advice and opinions expressed herein should not be construed as legal advice and should in no way replace the existing notice, guides or regulations issued by the Quebec Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (MAPAQ). The merchants should be informed before applying such procedures in their establishment. The Circuit Zéro Déchet cannot in any case be held responsible for any expenditure or damage of any kind arising from the use of the site. In addition, the Circuit Zéro Déchet is not responsible for any actions taken by users who rely on, or trust in, the information contained on this site in any way.

Users may view and print for personal and non-commercial use the information from this site provided the author is identified as the source of the material; users may not reproduce, resell or redistribute such information in any form or create derivative works or materials without the prior written permission of the author(s). Any other material contained on this site that does not belong to us: texts, photos, images, source codes, logos, product names or trademarks, etc., are the property of their respective owners.

If the user is dissatisfied with the information contained on this site, their sole and exclusive remedy is to cease use.

Comments and Social Media

Comments posted on our Facebook page are all read and approved before publication. The Circuit Zéro Déchet team reserves the right not to publish the comments. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, defamatory, obscene, hateful or violent remarks and discriminatory language will not be published.

By participating in the Circuit Zéro Déchet, you agree to abide by the rules set out in these Terms of Use.

Advertising messages are prohibited, except with the prior approval of the Circuit Zéro Déchet.

The external links that may be proposed in the comments are not the responsibility of the Circuit Zéro Déchet.

The Circuit Zéro Déchet cannot be held responsible for any information or opinion expressed by Internet users on social networks. The Circuit Zéro Déchet will not be responsible for any violation of intellectual property rights on the part of users of the Circuit Zéro Déchet or any subsequent use of the words expressed by the web users on our social media pages.

All the content published on the Circuit Zéro Déchet belongs to Cindy Trottier Enr. It is forbidden to modify, copy, distribute, publish, transmit, broadcast, reproduce, compile, arrange or save the content of these blogs.

Collection of personal data

When you post a comment or when you post your company name on this site, you must provide your name and email address. This information is stored in a database. Please note that your email address will never be displayed on the site or used for any reason without your permission.


The website http://www.circuit0dechet.com contains hyperlinks allowing access to sites that are not edited by it and for which it cannot be held responsible for the content. In no event shall it be liable in the event of damage caused by the content of one or more of the sites/blogs/social networks linked by a hyperlink.

Rules of use for the merchant members of the Circuit Zéro Déchet (CZD).

All merchants who choose to join the CZD must visibly display our decal so that the community can see it easily. It can be on a shop window or on the counter that offers zero waste services to customers.

Note: We strongly recommend that you take a picture of your business with our highly visible decal so that we can add it to our interactive map.

All merchants who choose to join the CZD must make our poster available to users: CZD Notice and Explanatory Rules to CUSTOMERS, for MERCHANTS, in order to make them aware of the right ways to proceed when bringing their own containers.

All merchants who choose to join the CZD and display our decal agree to read and to apply theuse rules of of the MAPAQ to service customers who bring their containers. The merchant also agrees to serve all customers with clean containers meeting the standards required by the MAPAQ.

Note: The CZD cannot be held responsible for a customer or a merchant who does not respect the hygiene and safety rules of the MAPAQ.

Conditions: The merchant may terminate membership at no additional charge at any time. The CZD reserves the right to remove the name of a business from its directory and interactive map, should the latter not comply with the rules of use of this contract.

Commitment of the Circuit Zéro Déchet (CZD)

All merchants who choose to join the CZD will be added to our interactive map online and in our online directory as a core member.

The CZD undertakes to manage the online platform and to promote the CZD online. The CZD reserves the right to advertise on social media or not.

Limitation of circuit0dechet.com/circuitzerodechet.com

The interactive map is made possible through the use of Google Maps and its application MyMap. Under no circumstances can the Circuit Zéro Déchet be responsible for the temporary or permanent withdrawal or modification of Google’s application MyMap.

The website for the Circuit Zéro Déchet is made possible thanks to the use of WordPress and its application WordPress.com. Under no circumstances can the Circuit Zéro Déchet be responsible for the temporary or permanent withdrawal or modification of their WordPress.com application.

In the event that such a situation is beyond our control, we will do everything possible to restore the situation within the most reasonable time.

Conditions of sale of the decal

The decal for the Circuit Zéro Déchet is printed on a commercial type removable vinyl decal. It has been designed to remain visible and hold in place for almost 3 years if all conditions during installation are optimal. Unfortunately, we cannot guarantee the lifespan of the decal because we are not responsible for its installation and the surface on which it is affixed.

The initial order for the decal gives you visibility on our Internet services and will remain active as long as you offer a zero waste service to your customers. To order a new decal for a fee, you can contact us by email at cindygraphiste@gmail.com. You can also contact one of our partners and receive a new decal for free, if your business is located in their territory.

No refund or credit is possible. Final sale only.


Delivery charges may apply. The price may vary depending on the volume and weight of your order. The basic shipping fee is $2.50. Delivery is available throughout Quebec.

You are responsible for the accuracy of your shipping address. We cannot be held responsible for any lost or stolen order during shipment.

Standard shipments can take up to 7 days to arrive at destination and are sent through Canada Post, which does not offer a tracking or signature service in these specific cases. If you wish to obtain a tracking number or to insure your parcel, additional charges may apply. Do not hesitate to ask us if you have a big decal order, it will be our pleasure to send you an estimate of the costs.

Intellectual Property

The Circuit Zéro Déchet is a citizen’s initiative by Cindy Trottier, owner of Cindy Trottier Enr. The Circuit Zéro Déchet, its content, its images, its logos and its texts are the property of Cindy Trottier Enr.

The exclusive supplier of the decal is the Circuit Zéro Déchet, administered by the company Cindy Trottier Enr. Any reproduction or resale is prohibited.

Cindy Trottier Enr. is a small company established in Quebec that works in the field of printing, advertising and graphic services. It is registered in the Registre des entreprises du Québec and all the services offered by the company Cindy Trottier Enr are taxable in Quebec and Canada.

To contact the company behind the Circuit Zéro Déchet, you can directly contact us by email at the following address: cindygraphiste@gmail.com

That’s it! Now that’s all been said, welcome to the Circuit Zéro Déchet!