The global certification system for responsibly sourced ready-mixed and precast concrete

Concrete Sustainability Council

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Responsible sourcing
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Concrete is the world’s most widely used building material. It is without any doubt the most durable material, the Pantheon in Rome or the colloseum are examples of its solidity.

By creating a certification system for responsibly sourced concrete, the Concrete Sustainability Council (CSC) promotes and demonstrates concrete as a sustainable building material to enable informed decision in construction.

It is our vision to build a sustainable, safe, durable and comfortable future.

The certification includes the complete concrete supply chain. cement producers, aggregates suppliers and concrete manufacturer.

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May 17, 2024

CSC Achieves Milestone with Over 1000 Certified Plants

In 2017, the Concrete Sustainability Council (CSC) introduced a global certification system for the sustainability of companies in the cement, raw materials and concrete industry. The CSC system comprises various […]

May 14, 2024

Heidelberg Materials AG recertifies its 10 cement and grinding plants in Germany at the CSC certification level Gold

Heidelberg Materials, a leading producer of cement, concrete and aggregates, recently received CSC certification at the level Gold for its 10 cement and grinding plants in Germany. CSC-certification assesses the […]

May 8, 2024

Heidelberg Materials Mineralik DE GmbH achieves CSC re-certification at the level Gold for five sand and gravel production sites in Germany

Heidelberg Materials Mineralik DE GmbH, a leading construction materials producer, successfully recertified its sand and gravel plants Stolzenau, Flemmingen, Sermuth, Hünxe and Rossenray in April this year. For the first […]

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The U.N Sustainable Development Goals

CSC certification follows a holistic approach and requires compliance with five fundamental prerequisites and a wide range of social and environmental performance indicators, including “occupational Health & Safety”, “Labor practices”, “Land use”, “Energy & climate”, “Air emissions”, “Water”, “Biodiversity”, “Secondary materials”, and “transport”. With this, the CSC aims to contribute to the implementation of the SDGs in the concrete sector and its supply chain. Most of the SDGs are directly or indirectly addressed, namely:

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