DCarbon Meter – Carbon Footprint Calculator for Building Materials Sector

Written By:

Environmental & Lifecycle Assessment Team

An overview guide for calculating carbon footprints in the building materials sector, which includes the manufacturing processes of cement, concrete, glass, ceramics, and aluminum.

The manufacturing of building materials is a major contributor to global carbon emissions, accounting for about 5-12% of global greenhouse gas emissions. As such, the building materials industry has a crucial role to play in addressing climate change.

By using the guide to calculate your carbon footprint, you can identify areas where you can reduce your environmental impact and improve energy efficiency. This not only benefits the planet but also your bottom line, as energy-efficient operations can help you cut costs.

The guide offers overview instructions on how to calculate your carbon footprint, including emissions from manufacturing processes, transportation, and energy utilization.

By following the guide, you will not only be doing your part to protect the environment, but you will also be positioning yourself as a socially responsible player in the industry. This can help you attract environmentally conscious customers and investors, as well as improve your reputation and brand image.

to read the report: https://drive.google.com/file/d/14sPcd0Xrt8TXx24KR19tN51IxMq6_Npz/view?usp=sharing