Our World is Concrete
Concrete is more than a material. It’s about life.
The past, the present and towards a sustainable future.
The GCCA and its members are committed to promoting the unique properties of concrete as a sustainable, durable and resilient building material – a material that will answer the needs of a growing and increasingly urban population that is set to exceed 9 billion people by 2050.
The Cement and Concrete Industry’s Contribution to Enhancing Global Biodiversity
Biodiversity and ecosystems are vital for our planet. And we know that industrial activity can have an impact on our natural world.
The GCCA and its members are committed to enhancing global biodiversity in all areas in which we operate.
GCCA Climate Ambition
The GCCA’s Climate Ambition is our industry’s commitment to deliver society with carbon neutral concrete by 2050, in line with global climate targets.
Concrete in Life 2020 Photo Competition
The GCCA celebrated concrete, the most used human-made material on our planet, with the release of the winning pictures from its ‘Concrete in Life 2020’ global photography competition.
GCCA Celebrates International Women’s Day
The GCCA marked International Women’s Day 2021 by celebrating women’s amazing roles and contributions in our industry.
Concrete’s Role in Achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals
With 10 year’s to go to achieve the 17 UN SDGs, concrete is playing a vital role in reaching those targets
Sustainability of Concrete
Concrete is the most used man-made material on earth. It forms the foundations of cities and connects communities. Without it, many of the elements of modern life we take for granted today wouldn’t be possible – safe buildings and homes, roads, tunnels and bridges, clean water and clean energy.
Innovandi Global Cement and Concrete Research Network
The Innovandi Global Cement and Concrete Research Network brings together industrial organisations and scientific institutions from around the world to enhance research and innovation in our sector.
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Header picture – The Øresund Bridge is a combined railway and motorway bridge that connects Sweden and Denmark across the Øresund strait.