Citizens group wants cement plants shuttered

KMSS charge that three cement plants are near protected area in Guwahati.





Italian cement makers pushing for cleaner production

Aitec says emissions already in sharp decline within the industry.





Bangladesh says Akij cement environment friendly

Firm produces fly ash-free cement in an eco-friendly factory using vertical roller mill.





NGO interested to acquire shuttered cement plant

Cemex plant in Davenport being considered as gateway to conservation area.





Volskcement to modernize production systems

Holcim unit will spend 350 mm euros to reduce environmental impact of Russia based plant.Premium Content





Holcim bags environmental award in Canada

Firm has won Phoenix Environmental Commitment in the class and social environment





Sinoma Hanjing denitrification plant gets go-ahead

2000-ton per day line completes environmental inspection




Titan makes progress on air quality permit

Judge has upheld the state’s original award of an air quality permit for proposed Castle Hayne plant.





Holcim looking at new ways to source alternative fuel

Swiss cement maker now turning to burning toxic baby dolls, contraband cigarettes and old sunglasses.





India: Court issues notice to Jaypee, UItraTech Cement

Villagers had alleged Jaypee Cement has encroached upon village land and is dumping waste in the area.



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