Population growth, resource scarcity, urbanization, climate change, housing needs: the social and environmental challenges the world is facing are more critical than ever. The COP21 Conference in Paris highlighted the need for urgent, effective and coordinated answers to these challenges.
The 2030 Plan - "Building for tomorrow"
What is the 2030 Plan?
The 2030 Plan at a glance (pdf, 926.28 KB)
Our targets for 2030
- 1/3 of our turnover from Solutions with enhanced Sustainability performance.
- Produce 40% less net CO2 per ton of cement than we did in 1990.
- Help our customers avoid 10 million tons of CO2 released every year from their buildings and infrastructure by using our innovative solutions.
- Use 80 million tons / year of resources made from waste in our operations.
- Multiply by 4 our volume of recycled aggregates from construction, demolition waste and reclaimed asphalt paving.
Water & Nature
- Reduce by 30% the amount of freshwater we withdraw to produce each ton of cement.
- Give more water than we withdraw in areas where it’s scarce.
- Ensure access to safe water, sanitation and hygiene to all our employees and contractors on all our operational sites.
- Demonstrate a positive change for biodiversity.
People & Communities
HEALTH & SAFETY
- Achieve a zero fatality target.
- Achieve a 0.2 Lost-Time Injury Frequency Rate.
- Achieve a 0.1 occupational disease rate.
- Achieve a minimum of 30% of gender diversity at all management levels.
- Deploy our Sustainable Procurement initiative. in all countries where we operate.
COMMUNITIES & AFFORDABLE HOUSING
- Help 75 million people live better lives. through our affordable housing solutions, inclusive business initiatives and social investments.
- Work with others to fight bribery and corruption.
- Deploy an integrated certified Environmental Management System in all business lines.
- Audits on environmental compliance and performance on all production sites once every 5 years by 2020.
- Further reduce by 25% our average dust, NOx and SO2 emissions by 2030.
- Implement Fugitive Dust Management Plan at all sites by 2025.
- Have a stakeholder engagement plan in place in 100% of cement plants and 80% of aggregates & concrete sites by 2030.