Driving new ways to reduce + recycle
- Holcim, through its subsidiaries Geocycle and Systech, is leading the industry in finding new uses for materials that would otherwise be discarded, helping the company create more sustainable building products.
- Items such as used tires, plastics, textiles, shingles, carpet and upholstery all too often find their way into landfills, oceans and groundwater. Cement manufacturers can use these materials as an alternative fuel source replacing non-renewable fossil fuels.
- Holcim US’s alternative fuel program prevented more than 1.7 million tons of landfill waste last year.