Environment

Proving value in reuse and recycling

Tuesday, May 29th, 2018
Our recycling program extends across all lines of our business, from water usage, production and business waste, fuels, fleet vehicles, and post-consumer waste in offices. Every operating company at Summit Materials manages their business waste, and recycling inputs to...

Generating and Managing our Waste

Sunday, April 29th, 2018
Waste generation is something we constantly work to reduce. This is achieved, for example, through office initiatives like reducing paper usage through automated HR programs, and finding new ways to recycle and reuse car parts like retreading tires and...

Biodiversity and Land Conservation

Thursday, March 29th, 2018
The way we see it, every acre of land that we manage has potential beyond its primary use. That’s why Summit Materials is dedicated to conserving our land by promoting biodiversity through the development of wildlife habitat; and then,...

Natural Resource Improvements and Efficiencies

Monday, February 5th, 2018
Reducing natural resource usage is a top priority at Summit Materials. We have worked to initiate many effective programs across our different lines of business that demonstrate our commitment to efficiencies and improvements in the use of our resources...