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Canada's Cement Industry Applauds B.C.'s Climate Leadership Plan


PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION Vancouver, August 19, 2016 - The Cement Association of Canada congratulates the province of British Columbia on the release of its Climate Leadership Plan today. Climate change is the single most important issue facing our society today and this plan lays the foundation for industries to play a major role in assisting government in meeting its 2050 targets.  The cement industry welcomes the commitment of the B.C. Read More

Cement Association of Canada President and CEO Michael McSweeney addresses delegates at the AMO 2016 Conference


Read his remarks on opening day  View his presentation “Climate Change and the Built Environment: Opportunities for leadership and Innovation” for Conference’s Plenary panel on climate change on August Read More

Canadian Cement Industry Commends Canada’s Participation in Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition


PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION Toronto, July 15, 2016 - Today, the Cement Association of Canada was pleased to become a member of the Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition as a strategic partner and to join with other leading Canadian companies participating in a joint statement issued by the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change. Read More

5th International LafargeHolcim Awards seeks smart solutions for cities and the built environment


Two million dollar sustainable construction competition open Zurich, Switzerland – July 4, 2016 - The LafargeHolcim Awards is the most significant global competition in sustainable design. It seeks leading projects of professionals as well as bold ideas from the Next Generation that combine sustainable construction solutions with architectural excellence. Read More

The Cement Association of Canada is proud to be a Founding Partner of the Carbon Impact Initiative


This initiative is an industry-led action plan spearheaded by EllisDon Corporation in support of Canada’s international climate change Read More

Canada's Cement Industry Welcomes Ontario's Climate Action Plan


This plan is a comprehensive approach that will give industry the tools to effectively reduce GHG emissions across Ontario, while helping industry remain competitive OTTAWA, June 8, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - The Cement Association of Canada (CAC) congratulates the Ontario government and the leadership being shown by Premier Wynne and Minister Murray on the release of its world-leading Climate Action Plan. Read More

Watch the new video series featuring John Straube, PhD, P.Eng., RDH Building Science Laboratories. In the short video clips, Dr. Straube answers questions related to building material selection.


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New Web Version of Athena Sustainable Materials Institute Popular LCA Tool for Roadways Now Released


New Web Version of Athena Sustainable Materials Institute Popular LCA Tool for Roadways Now Read More

Cement Industry Applauds Alberta's Focus on Jobs and Infrastructure, and Collaborative Development of Important Climate Change Policy


CALGARY, April 15, 2016 /CNW/ - The Cement Association of Canada (CAC) applauds the Alberta government budget. The Budget strikes a balance with targeted investments in infrastructure and the environment. Getting Albertans to work and investing in quality infrastructure projects is the right and timely focus. Read More

CSA Group Announces First Environmental Product Declaration for Cement Association of Canada


Toronto – March 23, 2016 – CSA Group, a leading global provider of standards development and testing and certification services, announces the registration of its first environmental product declaration (EPD). The EPD was registered by the Cement Association of Canada for general use (GU) and portland-limestone (GUL) cements. Read More
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