hide message

Welcome to the Resource Centre

We make it our mission to work with advocates in civil society, business and government to address inequalities of power, seek remedy for abuse, and ensure protection of people and planet.

Both companies and impacted communities thank us for the resources and support we provide.

This is only possible because of your support. Please make a donation today.

Thank you,
Phil Bloomer, Executive Director

Donate now hide message

Cimpor

Headquarters in Portugal

Cimpor website: www.cimpor.pt

🔎 Run a search for “Cimpor”

Get RSS feed of these results

All stories

Story
1 December 2004

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

See full story

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]

Read more

Story
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

See full story

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,...

Read more

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...

Read more

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.

Read more

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.]

Read more

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

Read more