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“Holcim (Rus) CM” holds Public Hearings on Sustainable Development Report

September 28, 2012

On October 2nd, 2012 “Holcim (Rus) CM” will meet its external stakeholders in Kolomna. The event is organized in the frames of “Holcim (Rus) CM”non-financial report preparation.

The stakeholders’ dialogue will be held on October 2nd, 2012 in the plant guesthouse in Kolomna. The main idea of the event is to discuss the Holcim’s plant activity in 2010-2011, the second non-financial report as well as to know better the needs of local communities and answer their questions. Among the participants of the event there are the representatives of the local authorities, ecological and social non-governmental organizations, Holcim employees.

The Company will present the draft version of its second report to the public. Report content was compiled according to stakeholders’ interests’ analysis as well as local and world “hot points” of the cement industry. Special attention was paid to “Reconstruction and technical re-equipment of “Shurovsky cement” project realization.

Shurovsky cement (after renaming “Holcim (Rus) CM”) issued the Ecological Report, the first one in the Russian cement industry, in December 2010. The report was prepared according to GRI (version G3) and devoted to plant ecological commitment in 2008-2009 as well as plans for future development. With its publishing the Company stated the intention to report about its activity in terms of environment protection in open, consequent and timely manner as well as conducting a dialogue with stakeholders. This year “Holcim (Rus) CM” is planning to publish the second non-financial report.