British Lime Association (BLA) part of the Mineral Products Association (MPA)


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December 2014

BLA Releases Latest Sustainable Development Report

The BLA has released its fourth sustainable development report, which presents progress the industry has made in 2013. This year the report also includes case studies from member companies detailing a range of interesting projects lime producers have implemented to improve their environmental performance. Highlights of the report include a 44% reduction in waste sent to landfill and 15% increase in alternative fuel use in dolomite production.

The report can be found here.



Notes to Editors

The BLA is a constituent body of the Mineral Products Association (MPA), which is the trade association for the aggregates, asphalt, cement, concrete, lime, mortar and silica sand industries. The BLA represents the interests of three member companies, responsible for producing 75% of the lime sold in the UK. The BLA members are Lhoist UK, Singleton Birch Ltd and Tarmac.

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