For Lafarge, sustainable development is making a net positive contribution to society and to nature. In this section, discover the objectives we set ourselves as part of our Sustainability Ambitions 2020, the programs we have implemented to meet these objectives, and the progress we have made.

Event

Bangalore EEB Laboratory, 3-5 March 2015

While Lafarge co-chair the EEB initiative of WBCSD worldwide, Lafarge India is also one of the major local partners of WBCSD for EEB 2.0 Labs in India and is an active member of the technical committee. The EEB Laboratory will take place March 3-5 2015 in Bangalore. During three days, it will seek to convene building market stakeholders - namely city representatives, policy makers, developers, investors, designers, engineering firms, facility managers, owner-occupiers, and corporate tenants - to facilitate dialogue, definition of action, and commitments.

 

 

Vision

For Lafarge, the ambition of contributing to building better cities entails not only improving the quality of life of city-dwellers but also creating value for all our stakeholders: our employees, shareholders, customers, governments and communities situated in the vicinity of our sites.

2020 Ambitions

For Lafarge, sustainable development is making a net positive contribution to society and to nature. In this section, discover the objectives we set ourselves as part of our Sustainability Ambitions 2020.

Lafarge Duraguard with VRT

Void Reduction Technology

Ordinary cement particles allow seepage of water and chloride and make houses weak from inside. Void Reduction Technology in Lafarge Duraguard increases the strength and density of concrete and stops the attack of harmful elements. That is why houses made with Lafarge Duraguard are strong from inside & last forever.

 

Lafarge Duraguad with VRT

  • Makes impenetrable concrete
  • Stop iron rods from rusting
  • Provides stong compact cement particles
  • Reduces intergranular space/void

 

Watch the latest Lafarge Duraguard with VRT TVC here.