Ford of Canada has announced (02/11/00) the acquisition of a major Quebec automotive recycler - Lecavalier Auto Parts - through Ford Motor Company's GreenLeaf subsidiary. The purchase is the company's first in Quebec and makes Ford the nation's largest auto recycler. "Being a leader in automotive recycling is part of Ford of Canada's commitment to serving our customers and the environment throughout the entire lifecycle of a vehicle," said Bobbie Gaunt, president and CEO, Ford Motor Company of Canada, Limited. "Our responsibility to the customer does not end when the vehicle leaves the dealer showroom. From design and production, to service visits and ultimately, the recycling of parts, we offer solutions people can trust."