Lafarge Canada producing 100% Portland limestone cement at St-Constant cement plant

Lafarge Canada producing 100% Portland limestone cement at St-Constant cement plant

Lafarge Canada has transitioned its St-Constant, Quebec, cement plant to the production of OneCem Portland limestone cement (PLC). The producer expects the transition to reduce the St-Constant cement plant’s CO2 emissions by 60,000t in 2024 alone.

Lafarge Canada (East) president and CEO David Redfern said “We are excited to take another crucial step in our sustainability journey. The transition to OneCem production at our St-Constant plant indicates Lafarge Canada’s nonstop commitment to driving positive change within our construction industry. Our teams have been engaged in reducing our products’ environmental impact by embracing greener practices and materials.”