2009_TITAN_CSR_SustainabilityReport__ENG

3gton clinker an increase of 183 com pared to the

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Unformatted text preview: y WBCSD Group target on alternative fuels > Substitute conventional fuels with alternative fuels by 10% (on heat base) until 2017 31 32 Dust ΝOx Dust is a major environmental pollutant related to many industrial activities. At cement produc­ tion plants, major emission sources of dust are smokestacks. Fugitive dust is also created from transportation of materials. At all TITAN Group facilities dust monitoring and recording equipment have been installed for regular emission measurements in accor­ dance with environmental legislation and TITAN standards. Continuous monitoring of fugitive dust emis­ sions is not possible. A program of periodic measurements is used to monitor dust emis­ sions and safeguard the health of its employees as well as to reduce the impact on neighboring areas. Further care is taken to ensure the proper maintenance and optimal functioning of equip­ ment and to ensure the rigorous application of rules covering the transport of materials both at and beyond the plant site. Last year dust emissions totalled 1,493 tons while specific emissions were 143g/ton clinker on the basis of equity h...
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