A sustainable cement industry gets investments from Amazon & Microsoft

published 19.09.2020 20:16

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CarbonCure said it intends to use the capital investment to accelerate its product roadmap and geographical expansion in order to meet its goal of removing 500 million metric tonnes or 500 Mt of carbon dioxide annually from the concrete industry by 2030.

“We are excited to invest in CarbonCure, a company producing stronger, more sustainable concrete, which will help Amazon and other companies meet The Climate Pledge, a commitment to be net-zero carbon by 2040,” said Kara Hurst, Vice President of Sustainability, Amazon.

CarbonCure Technologies, a Canadian cleantech company, that develops carbon dioxide removal (CDR) solutions for the concrete industry has received investment from leading technology and property developers.

“Solutions like CarbonCure help to reduce carbon emissions from the concrete industry, which is a large producer of carbon, and help us meet our goal to be carbon negative by 2030.”

by SNS Web from thestatesman.com

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