Concrete — Inherently Sustainable

As society strives to build a more sustainable future — one in which prosperity is understood to include economic, environmental and societal well-being — a new understanding of the built environment is emerging.

Resilient, versatile, efficient in its use of nature’s resources, and cost effective throughout its long service life, concrete inherently contributes to safer, smarter, more sustainable communities.

  • News And Events

  • July 21, 2015

    Athena Sustainable Materials Institute releases update to its Pavement LCA tool with a new name and many new features

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  • July 16, 2015

    Cool video on the making of a concrete canoe for the Canadian National Concrete Canoe Competition!

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  • June 4, 2015

    Welcome remarks by CAC President & CEO Michael McSweeney at the CaGBC Building Lasting Change 2015 Conference

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