Sustainability strategy and action fields

Our long-term success depends on sustainable business practices as well as trusting relations with our neighbors, business partners, and employees. We always seek to minimize the negative environmental impacts of our activities. Furthermore, we consistently strive to make business decisions that serve not just our interests, but those of society as well. The following sustainability issues are of particular importance to us.

Responsible Management.

We always weigh the?social and environmental impacts?of our activities.

HeidelbergCement plant Lengfurt, Germany.

The Sustainability Commitments 2030 define the?key topics and core principles?of our future sustainability strategy.

Aggregates site near Peebles/Ohio, USA.

The?Sustainability Report 2018?highlights important topics and challenges for HeidelbergCement in its drive for sustainable development.


Natural resources are the?basis of our business.


Our human resources policy is designed to help us identify promising employees, facilitate their professional growth, and earn their long-term loyalty.

Roots and Shoots Groups, Tanzania

As a global Group with strong regional business operations, we act according to the principle “think global – act local”.