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Company non-response
9 May 2012

Cimpor did not respond to: Report alleges that carbon offset projects in Africa benefit corporations, not victims of pollution

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Article
18 April 2012

[PDF] The CDM in Africa Cannot Deliver the Money - Why the carbon trading gamble and ‘Clean Development Mechanism’ won’t save the planet from climate change, and how African civil society is resisting

Author: University of KwaZulu Natal Centre for Civil Society (So. Africa) & Dartmouth College Climate Justice Research Project (USA)

[Responses by Sasol, Green Resources, Salini Costruttori, ENI below. Business and Human Rights Resource Centre also invited ConocoPhillips, NNPC, Cimpor to respond; they did not. Shell declined to respond.]

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Company non-response
18 July 2006

Cimpor did not respond to: Cimpor cement factory says high dust pollution is due to filter damage caused by local electricity company - environmentalists say factory could do more.

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Article
17 July 2006

Mozambique: Cement Company Tries to Explain Pollution

Author: Agencia de Informacao de Mocambique

Protests against the pollution from the [Cimentos de Mocambique (part of Cimpor)] factory caused by the dust have been made by Matola residents and other nearby factories, including the country's largest food processor, the Companhia Industrial de...

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1 June 2005

Cement Sustainability Initiative assesses progress made on its Agenda for Action after three years, including on carbon emissions and occupational health & safety

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Article
1 June 2005

[PDF] Progress report

Author: Cement Sustainability Initiative

[Chapter headings:] Climate protection and CO2 management, Responsible use of fuels and materials, Employee health and safety, Emissions monitoring and reporting, Local impacts on land and communities [participants: Ash Grove Cement, Cemex, Cimpor,...

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1 December 2004

Cement Sustainability Initiative: examples of good practice in health & safety

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Article
1 December 2004

[PDF] full report: "Health & safety in the cement industry: Examples of good practice"

Author: World Business Council for Sustainable Development - Cement Sustainability Initiative

This compilation study on good safety practices is offered as a “tool-kit”, where each Company can decide what is most appropriate to implement in terms of its own corporate...strategy...[refers to Taiheiyo, Cemex, RMC, Lafarge, CRH, Holcim, Cimpor]

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