22 April 2022 - The World Cement Association is calling on cement companies in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) to take action, as the world’s attention is set on decarbonisation efforts in the region in light of upcoming COP27 in Sharm-el-Sheikh, Egypt and 2023’s COP28 in Abu Dhabi, UAE. All eyes are on the commitments and actions of the region’s oil and gas sector; however, cement manufacturing in MENA is also significant, making up around 15% of the world’s total production.

April 2022

International Cement Review

Manon Burbidge and Joanna Qin Li, WCA, and Tzu-Pong Chang, Asia Cement, have co-authored an article for the 3rd Edition of the ICR Cement Plant Environmental Handbook on quarry rehabilitation, nature-based solutions and biodiversity restoration, using Asia Cement's Si Chen San Quarry in Taiwan as a case study.

30 March 2022

World Cement

WCA, with contributions from PPC AfricaDalmia Bharat Group and CUCC have authored an article on global efforts to reduce NOx, SOx and dust emissions in cement manufacture for World Cement magazine.

25 March 2022

Design & Build UK

Ian Riley (CEO) and Manon Burbidge (Policy & Communications Manager) have written an article for Design & Build UK on Innovating to Net Zero - New Technology for Low Carbon Cements, discussing the three traditional levers, CCUS and LC3. 

London, 16 March 2022 – The World Cement Association (WCA) announced today it has further expanded its international network of members by welcoming Concrete-AI as an Associate Corporate Member.

London, 25 February 2022 – The World Cement Association (WCA) announced today it is welcoming Dutch Cleantech company Aeroborn to its international community as an Associate Corporate Member.