Gatineau resident Virginie Roussin lives down the street from Hexo, a cannabis producer based in Masson-Angers. Roussin says the smell of pot production at the plant is overwhelming. (Radio-Canada)
People who live in the community of Masson-Angers in eastern Gatineau, Que., are raising a stink about the emissions coming from a massive cannabis production plant.
Hexo operates a 1.3 million-square-foot facility that produces almost a third of all the legal pot sold in Quebec.
Residents including Virgine Roussin say the strong cannabis odour emanating from the production facility is affecting her lifestyle.
“I have a five-year-old son and I’m mad because it’s not supposed to smell. That’s what they