World's largest cement firms slash production emissions by a third

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Report shows emissions from cement production at 18 global firms are falling despite increased demand for their products

Efforts by the world's leading cement companies reduced carbon dioxide emissions from the industry's manufacturing process by 35 per cent, even while production climbed 53 per cent, according to the World...

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