Environment

ENVIRONMENT

Meeting the Responsibility of Today.

In today’s world, sustainability is more than the right thing to do, it’s good business. We provide essential materials for infrastructure projects that are critical to our economy, and we understand the broad environmental responsibility that comes with the use of critical resources. Environmental compliance and resource efficiencies are paramount to our sustainability program today, and in the future. Stewardship and land conservation influence our approach through the partnership we have established with Wildlife Habitat Council, and subsequent efforts to promote biodiversity and establish native landscapes. Environmental sustainability is a never ending road and our journey starts with the desire to do the right thing.

OUR STORIES

Our 2015 Accomplishments.

Recycling Facility in Kansas reaches 18,000,000 lbs
6 Certified Wildlife Habitat Council Projects
42% Reduction in CO2 levels at our Hot Mix Asphalt Plants.*
42,030 Tons of Asphalt Binder Saved
Reduced Idle Time Saved 128,467 Gallons of Diesel Fuel
Cement Plants Use 2.24 Million Pounds of Waste as Alternative Fuel Source
*This metric is an estimate calculated based on approximate CO2 output resulting from converting the burners at our asphalt plants from recycled used oil to natural gas. This metric does not account for emission variances based on plant production.