Boral Construction Materials

CERTIFIED CARBON NEUTRAL WITH 100% AUSTRALIAN CARBON CREDIT UNITS – SUPPORTING AUSTRALIAN OFFSET PROJECTS, OUR COMMUNITIES AND THE LOCAL ENVIRONMENT

Boral is an Australia-based international construction materials and building products group.

“Climate Active has provided us with the opportunity to make a positive contribution towards a more sustainable low carbon future and be readily recognised for our efforts.”

Type of certification

Product

How long have you been certified carbon neutral?

Since May 2021.

Why are you carbon neutral?

To support our customers to achieve carbon neutral projects and make a positive impact towards a more sustainable future.

What are the anticipated benefits of your carbon neutral certification?

Strengthened lower carbon product offering.

What offset projects do you support?

A forest carbon project in Australia. 

Why did you choose this project?

This project was chosen as it is an Australian sequestration-based credit that has the added benefit of enhancing biodiversity.

How can consumers support you?

Customers can support this initiative by purchasing our carbon neutral concrete. 

What else are you doing to reduce emissions?

Boral is completing work to adopt longer-term carbon emission reduction targets consistent with the Science-based Target initiative (SBTi) and carbon emissions reduction pathways which we anticipate announcing in our 2021 Annual Report. These pathways include a focus on reducing the carbon footprint of our operations, and the embodied carbon in our products, most notably concrete.

What advice would you give to a business considering certification?

Climate Active has provided us with the opportunity to make a positive contribution towards a more sustainable low carbon future and be readily recognised for our efforts. We encourage others to do the same.

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Public Disclosure Statement

CERTIFICATION TYPE:
Product

YEAR

2020-21

PUBLICATION DATE:
2021-05-28

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