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CEMEX provides building materials that are essential for the development, quality of life and creation of sustainable communities. Its work covers the primary, secondary and tertiary sectors of industry. It extracts and processes aggregates, produces cement, readymix concrete, asphalt and concrete products and is involved in the distribution of its products to market.
CEMEX takes its responsibilities towards the environment seriously. It locates its business near to raw material sources or to its markets. This is cost-effective and contributes to reducing adverse impacts on the environment. Where not possible, it adopts a sustainable approach to finding alternative solutions.
CEMEX has made major investments to improve its sustainable performance. It focuses on seven key areas of activity across its operations and communities to achieve a balance between its business and the environment.