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Product equals cementitious product as defined by WBCSD/CSI.
Recalculated on cementitious product basis according to WBCSD/
CSI. Research and development
of new products
Strengthening TITAN’s capacity to minimize
impacts to the environment is also achieved
through R&D initiatives directed by the Group’s
Research and Development Department. Two
years’ product development provided a new
special cement, friendlier to the environment,
to supply the construction of a major dam on
the river of Teska in FYROM. The final product
to be used for the dam is developed according
to local and European standards utilizing alter
native raw materials and thus, produced with
less CO2 emissions.
As reported last year, two new projects were
launched in cooperation with the Technical
University of Athens. One is centred on increa
sing recycling and reuse of water in the pro
duction of readymix, measuring potential ef
fects to the concrete, as well as to the capacity
to reuse concrete as aggregate in production.
The second project is on pervious concrete, a
product known for its ability to drain signifi
cant amount of water (rainfalls, waves) and
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