Biosolid Capture

 
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Biosolids Capture

About: Lafarge Canada’s latest initiative with Victoria’s Capital Regional District (CRD) on Vancouver Island has implemented a creative new solution to maximise the potential of the region’s circular economy. The company has announced a long-term contract with CRD to provide a reliable, steady and safe supply of biosolids to use as fuel in cement manufacturing at the Richmond plant. 

Location: Richmond, BC


Updates & News:

June 2020: Biosolid capture enhances circular economy in BC at Lafarge’s Richmond plant

Good partnerships are a critical component for our license to operate, and will guide our industry into a more sustainable future. Our latest initiative with Victoria’s Capital Regional District (CRD) on Vancouver Island has implemented a creative new solution to maximize the potential of the region’s circular economy. We’re pleased to announce a long term contract with CRD to  provide a reliable, steady and safe supply of biosolids to use as fuel in our cement manufacturing at the Richmond plant. [...click for more]

 

 

 

 


May 2019: Inventys Partners with Total and Lafarge to Bring Carbon Capture Program to British Columbia

Project CO₂MENT will demonstrate and evaluate Inventys’ CO₂ Capture System and a selection of CO₂ utilization technologies at Lafarge’s Richmond, BC, cement plant over the next four years. This project is led by Inventys in partnership with Lafarge Canada Inc., a member of the global building materials group, LafargeHolcim, and Total, a major energy company. It also received financial support from CCP (CO₂ Capture Project), the Province of B.C., and Canada’s federal government through the National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC IRAP). [...click for more]