News

CSI at the 8th UNEP Global Mercury PAG meeting

Geneva, 23 September 2017

The eighth meeting of the Global Mercury Partnership Advisory Group (PAG) took place on 22 September 2017 in Geneva, Switzerland.

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Cementos Progreso joins the CSI to scale up its sustainability commitments

Geneva, 1 September 2017

Today, the CSI welcomes it latest and first-ever Affiliate member - Cementos Progreso of Guatemala whose operation is based in Guatemala.

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New in-depth technology supporting cement sector in further mitigating its CO2 emissions

Geneva, 20 June 2017

The CSI published a report focusing on the availability of the latest technologies and the need to scale up research and development that can help the cement industry mitigate its greenhouse gas emissions.

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CK Birla Group flagship Orient Cement becomes a member of the CSI

Geneva, 24 April 2017

Orient Cement Limited, a part of the diversified CK Birla Group, joined the CSI to give further impetus to its efforts to create a safe and ecologically favourable environment and is in line with its vision to be the “employer of choice” and the “neighbor of choice” in the geographies where it operates.

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Industry launches responsibly sourced concrete certification

Geneva, 14 January 2017

Initiated by the CSI - operating under the umbrella of the WBCSD - concrete industry partners from Europe, USA, Latin America and Asia initiated the development of a responsible sourcing certification system to make the concrete and cement sector more sustainable and to improve transparency. 

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2016 Season's Greetings

Geneva, 22 December 2016

A historic moment: Cement Leaders celebrate the Paris Agreement entering into force

Geneva, 4 November 2016

CSI members welcome the Paris Agreement entering into force as a key milestone in establishing a stable regulatory framework to enable the business community to scale up the implementation of low-carbon solutions for climate change mitigation and adaptation. 

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