CSI member companies are applying the "Guidelines for Emissions Monitoring and Reporting in the Cement Industry".
As per 2011, 14 member companies are reporting annual data on main pollutant emissions (NOx, SOx, dust), with newer members working towards this goal.
- 12 out of 14 reporting member companies have set reduction targets for main pollutant emissions, with 2 companies set to announce targets in 2012.
Data (reported 2011 unless otherwised specified)
|i||Specific NOx emissions
|844 - 1,915||14 reporting members|
|ii||Specific SOx emissions
|77 - 1,247||14 reporting members|
|ii||Specific Dust emissions
|58 - 613||14 reporting members|
|iv||Target reduction for NOx||n/a||12/14 reporting members have set NOx reduction targets|
|v||Target reduction for SOx||
|12/14 reporting members have set SOx reduction targets|
|vi||Target reduction for Dust||n/a||12/14 reporting members have set dust reduction targets|
|vii||% Clinker produced with monitoring of major and minor emissions||50 - 100%||12/14 reporting members|
|viii||% Clinker produced with continuous monitoring of major emissions (NOx, SOx, Dust)||50 - 100%||12/14 reporting members|
CSI member companies have committed to implementing the revised (2012) guidelines by the end of 2015.