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2011-04-21 09:00:00

Plants Commended for Benefiting Local Communities, Global Environment SKOKIE, Ill., April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Six cement plants received special recognition for their commitment to improving the environment and their communities at the Tenth Annual Cement Industry Environment and Energy Awards, presented by the Portland Cement Association (PCA) and Cement Americas magazine at PCA's Spring Meeting in Chicago, April 18, 2011.

2011-04-20 16:00:00

WALTHAM, Mass., April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Holcim (US) Inc. announced today that its Theodore plant located in Theodore, AL is the recipient of the 2011 Cement Industry Energy and Environment Award, specifically in the Environmental Performance category.

2011-03-07 07:39:00

ABINGDON, Va., March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha Natural Resources (NYSE: ANR) has made a strategic equity investment in Alexandria, Va.-based CERATECH, Inc. (CTI).

2011-01-12 08:00:00

Regional disparities in the recovery process will exist ORLANDO, Fla., Jan.

2010-12-16 07:00:00

ZHAOYUAN CITY, China, Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Shuangji Cement, Ltd.

2010-12-14 07:00:00

ZHAOYUAN, China, Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Shuangji Cement, Ltd.

2010-12-08 07:00:00

ZHAOYUAN CITY, China, Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Shuangji Cement, Ltd.

2010-12-02 06:30:00

ZHAOYUAN CITY, China, Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Shuangji Cement, Ltd.

2010-11-23 06:37:00

ZHAOYUAN CITY, China, Nov. 23, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Shuangji Cement, Ltd.

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