Source: Holcim (US) Inc., Waltham, Mass.
Holcim (US) announced recently that five of its plants have earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) prestigious Energy Star. The plants given this honor were: Theodore in Theodore, Ala.; Ste. Genevieve in Bloomsdale, Mo.; Holly Hill in Holly Hill, S.C.; Portland in Florence, Colo.; and Devil's Slide in Morgan, Utah.
This year's award is the second for the Portland plant, the third for both the Holly Hill and Ste. Genevieve plants, and the fifth-consecutive year for the Devil's Slide plant. "It is with great pride that once again Holcim is recognized by the EPA for our continued commitment to environmentally sound practices with the Energy Star Awards," said Filiberto Ruiz, deputy chief executive officer of Holcim (US). "Protecting the environment is a priority at Holcim, and these awards reflect the determination of every Holcim employee to maintain that commitment."