We have to improve our operations to be more sustainable

In our company it’s clear: we want to be part of that, and we have to improve our operations to be more sustainable,” he replied. “For example, this first half year we have further increased the use of alternative fuel, we are already now at 20% alternative fuel rate for all our plants globally.”

“Furthermore, we introduced our new concrete products, ECOPact, which is a new carbon reduced or even carbon neutral concrete, so we don’t take this lightly at all,” he added. “This will be the main … path for us going forward.”

Recently made available on the U.S. market, ECOPact comes in a number of iterations. Depending on which one is used, the company claims the product can have “30% to 100% less carbon emissions compared to standard (CEM I) concrete.”