International Cement Review articles tagged under : Environment

23 August 2013

The strength of recycling

Cementos Argos has started a pilot project for the recycling of construction waste to use as aggregate in ready-mix.

19 August 2013

The tsunami-hit cement plant

Taiheiyo Cement details how it overcame the effects of the Great East Japan Earthquake on its Ofunato plant.

08 August 2013

Safe alternatives

David Gossman of Gossman Consulting Inc reveals the safety lessons of dealing with alternative fuels in cement plants.

07 August 2013

Nurturing today, for tomorrow

Binani Cement is well on the way to sustainable cement production across its Indian operations

Aiming for zero accidents 22 July 2013

Aiming for zero accidents

The WBCSD's CSI published revised safety guidelines for its members last May. Its goal is for zero accidents.

08 July 2013

Design with a difference

Cargotec explains why environmental legislation increasingly affects the design of ship loaders/unloaders.

Hon Chong cuts dust emissions 26 June 2013

Hon Chong cuts dust emissions

Holcim Vietnam invests in a baghouse conversion project to reduce dust emissions while co-processing.

19 June 2013

Reducing India's CO2 footprint

ICR looks at the findings of an Indian Technology Roadmap for a low-carbon cement industry to 2050.

13 June 2013

The lifecycle of a tyre

MVW Lechtenberg & Partner explores the impact tyre burning has on clinker quality.

04 June 2013

Power meets versatility

Lindner Recyclingtech reveals its two-stage shredding process and other options for waste fuels.

07 May 2013

Give high energy costs the BOOT

E.ON offers a waste heat solution as an alternative to volatile and rising energy costs, using Build-Own-Operate-Transfer.

26 April 2013

The business case for water

Holcim reports on how it is improving water sustainability at its Ambuja Cements and Holcim Colombia facilities.

17 April 2013

NESHAP compliance made easy

Scheuch proves how its patented EMC technology is enabling US producers to meet NESHAP requirements.

15 April 2013

Pennsuco's green credentials

Titan America is making great strides in alternative fuels, recycling and water usage reduction efforts.

27 March 2013

SRF - a class of its own?

Untha investigates the case for reclassifying solid recovered fuels (SRF) as a product or a fuel rather than waste material.

12 March 2013

India: developing co-processing

In this second focus on Indian co-processing, SINTEF and the CPCB look at the development of recent projects.