Sustainability report 2022 at a glance

Sustainability highlights

Discover our main sustainability successes in 2022.

Letter to our stakeholders

With our MissionZero programme, we have set a target of providing solutions for zero-emissions mining and zero-emissions cement production by 2030, supporting a green transition built upon sustainable materials. 

Our impact across the value chain

From sourcing materials to the use of products, every step impacts environmental, social and economic sustainability.

Our performance

Explore our sustainability performance highlights for 2022. 

Our MissionZero performances

Progress on MissionZero

Together with our customers and enabled by R&D partnerships, we will accelerate sustainability in the mining and cement industries.

MissionZero Mine

The MissionZero Mine illustrates how we can support miners with innovative technologies and digital solutions.

Green Cement Plant

Our Green Cement Plant concept enables this, bringing together the solutions needed to enable zero-emission cement production by 2030. 

Product stewardship

Making sustainability the heart of our products through a full life cycle approach.

Our ESG performance

Environmental management

Carbon neutral by 2030

We aim to be carbon neutral by 2030 and continually reduce the environmental impact of our own operations.

Developing leadership capabilities and talent

Embracing diversity, equity and inclusion, we provide the opportunity to grow in an international working environment.

Safety is everyone’s business

Building a culture of health and safety across our own sites and at our customers is core to our Zero Harm 2030 ambition.

Respecting the rights of all stakeholders

Safeguarding human rights requires a detailed understanding of risk, remedy and the issues to be addressed across our value chain.

Community support

A selection of the environmental projects, education, training and humanitarian work we contribute to in our local communities.


Encouraging transparency and awareness

To conduct responsible business, we comply with all legislation related to anti-corruption and sanctions.

Responsible supplier engagement

Working with science-based targets, we encourage environmental action across our supply chain.

Reinforcing our approach to sustainability

Reinforcing our approach to sustainability, defining responsibilities and accountability at all levels.

Creating systematic change

To create systematic change and accelerate the deployment of sustainable solutions, we need strong collaboration across the value chain, a supportive policy environment and active involvement from civil society.

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