Sika's Concepts for 'green' cement

Cement is a major part of today’s construction industry which demands solutions that consider both economical and ecological aspects. Cement manufacturers are continuously striving to achieve more efficient and environmentally-friendly production methods. Sika offers cost-effective concepts for a more ecologically friendly production of so-called ‘green’ cement.

Green materials can be considered as materials that use less natural resources and energy and generate less CO2. Despite using optimised and sophisticated processes, green cements still emit large amounts of CO2. To improve the ecological balance of cement, every possible initiative to make cement ‘greener’ needs to be considered.

Concepts for Green Cement
Concepts for Green Cement

Cement is a major part of today’s construction industry which demands solutions that consider both economical and ecological aspects. Cement manufacturers are continuously striving to achieve more efficient and environmentally-friendly production methods. Sika offers cost-effective concepts for a more ecologically-friendly production of so-called 'green' cement.

Cement Additives. Reprint of article published in International Cement Review, April 2010

Concepts for Green Cement (pdf, 2,49 MB)