London, 12 May 2021 – The World Cement Association announced today the launch of its Climate Partnership programme, under which it will collaborate with organisations such as NGOs, thinktanks and sustainability-focussed events providers, as part of its continuing Climate and Environment commitment. Three organisations have already signed up to be Climate Partners: Climate Action, Decarb Connect, and Smart Surfaces Coalition.

London, 27 April 2021 – The World Cement Association will hold a Virtual Open Day on 2nd June, from 8am to 6pm UK time. The event will be open to all, free of charge, giving attendees the chance to meet the WCA Board, learn about the Professional Committees and the PEGASUS benchmarking project, and above all network with other cement industry professionals.

7 April 2021

Ends Waste & Bioenergy

Ian Riley has been interviewed by Luke Walsh for Ends Waste & Bioenergy on the demand for RDF in the cement industry and the need for pelletising waste.

26 March 2021

Cement Americas

Ian Riley has been interviewed by Jonathan Rowland, journalist at Cement Americas, on post-pandemic health and safety, and how attitudes have changed towards this issue in the cement industry as a result of COVID-19. 

17 March 2021 

Global Cement

Ian Riley, WCA CEO has been interviewed for Global Cement magazine's feature on the Chinese cement industry, discussing the sector in 2020, future development and environmental regulation, among other topics. 

London, 15 March 2021 –The World Cement Association announced today it has further expanded its international network of members by welcoming Blue Planet as an Associate Corporate Member.