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CSI net impact assessment stakeholder roundtable workshop

Lisbon & Outão, 2 & 3 November 2017

A stakeholder engagement event was organized on 2 & 3 November in Lisbon & Outão, Portugal to discuss and review the net impact assessment methodology currently being developed by the CSI.

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Talking about responsible sourcing at the World Resources Forum

Geneva, 24 October 2017

CSC held a workshop on “Sustainable Sourcing of Construction Materials” at the 2017 World Resource Forum in Geneva, Switzerland on 24 & 25 October.

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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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