Integrated approach to sustainability
Description/achievement of initiative

The Holcim Group has committed itself to achieving sustainable development goals mitigating the impacts of its activities. To ensure the environmental commitments are robust and meaningful and are met.

Implementation methodologies

Please refer to the deliverables.


Deliverable Date
Reduce average specific net CO2 emissions (kgCO2/tonne cementitious materials) by 25% using 1990 as a reference. 2015
80% of sensitive sites to have biodiversity action plans in place 2013
Determine Holcim's global water footprint and risk profile by implementing a water measurement protocol and risk assessment methodology as a basis for setting conservation targets 2015

Action Network
  • Global Compact
, Head of Sustainable Development,

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