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CEOs signed the updated CSI Charter at Seoul meeting

Seoul, 31 October 2012

CEOs of CSI member companies signed the updated CSI Charter at the Seoul meeting on 31 Oct, 2012.  The document represents the CSI members’ individual commitments as part of their contribution to sustainable development.  New members have 3 years from joining to meet the requirements as laid out in the Charter; and a CSI coordinated audit will be carried out once every 4 years, starting in 2014.

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Stakeholder review on low carbon technology roadmap for India

Delhi, 10 October 2012

The draft document on existing and potential technologies for carbon emissions reductions in the Indian cement industry is now released for external review.  Send us your feedback before 21 Oct 2012.

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Jaypee Cement joining the CSI

Geneva, 25 September 2012

New member in India expands CSI coverage to around 60% in the country.

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CSI expresses deepest condolence for passing away of Chairman of Sinoma

Geneva, 3 September 2012

The CSI has been saddened by the announcement of the passing away of the Chairman of Sinoma, Mr. Tan Zhongming. On behalf of the CSI, Philippe Fonta expressed his deepest sympathies to Mr. Tan’s family as well as to the people at Sinoma.

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Cooperation with IFC towards low carbon technologies in India

Mumbai, 1 August 2012

The CSI has signed a cooperation agreement with the IFC as part of a project the industry is co-leading, to develop the Low Carbon Technology Roadmap for the Indian cement industry. The Indian roadmap, to be launched in late 2012, will be the first roadmap to focus on one specific industrial sector in one a single country. The project is now moving on in parallel towards its implementation phase, to test the technologies identified in the report development.

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Launching of the CSI 2012 Progress Report

Geneva and Rio de Janeiro, 19 June 2012

CSI is launching today its 2012 Progress Report at the BASD Day in Rio de Janeiro during the Rio+20 Summit. This document provides a snapshot of CSI’s achievements over the past ten years, as well as an outlook onto the future issues the cement industry will need to tackle, and how the CSI and its member companies are planning to respond to changing and new sustainability challenges. 

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CSI at the BASD Day in Rio

Rio de Janeiro, 18 June 2012

The BASD 2012 Business Day happenging during the Rio+20 events in Rio de Janeiro, is the official UN Major Group Business & Industry event: a high-profile platform for interaction between business leaders and policy-makers with the theme: “Achieving Scale”. CSI will host one of the sector breakout entiteld "Engaging in a new decade".

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