CEMEX UK completes responsible sourcing

Published:  08 June, 2010

EGHAM: Building materials company CEMEX today announced that all its main product divisions in its UK business have been certified to the Building Research Establishment (BRE) Framework Standard for the Responsible Sourcing of Construction Products - BES6001.

This certification means that all products supplied by CEMEX UK are responsibly sourced with ash, asphalt, building products and cement achieving a ‘very good’ rating to the independently verified standard that addresses the social, economic and environmental impacts across the entire supply chain.

It also helps to meet the increasing demands of the sustainable construction marketplace and the requirements of the Governments Sustainable Construction Strategy.

To meet the standard, CEMEX’s products have been assessed in accordance to quality, organisational governance, supply chain management and environmental and social impact. T

he certification also allows for traceability of the product to ensure all areas within the supply chain are operating to high standards.

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