A unique partnership,
Real, sustainable solutions
The Research Institute on Mines and the Environment (RIME) UQAT-Polytechnique is a unique joint research program created in collaboration with the University of Quebec in Abitibi-Témiscamingue (UQAT), Polytechnique Montréal, and six major industrial partners. The RIME seeks to develop innovative solutions for the environmental challenges faced throughout the entire life cycle of a mine. The Institute also trains a large number of graduate students specializing in the field of mining and the environment.