Vertua draft - CEMEX USA
- Low Carbon by Design
Tomorrow's Concrete -
A 20% to 30% reduction in CO2 emissions is now possible
We’re proud to offer our new range of sustainable low carbon ready-mix concrete for builders who want to address climate change. With Vertua® Classic - now available - you can achieve CO2 emission reductions by 20 to 30 percent compared to an industry standard Portland-Cement-based concrete mix.
We designed Vertua® because we recognize future construction needs must be focused on sustainabiilty. To meet these challenges, we welcome the opportunity to work with our clients and stakeholders to innovate and develop solutions together. Vertua® is one more step forward in this process.
Additional Vertua® brand of products will become available in the near future and will offer greater percentages of carbon reduction. Vertua® Plus and Vertua® Ultra will offer the ability to further reduce the carbon footprint of your future projects.
We are able to offer Vertua® thanks to our robust worldwide supply chain of cement and cementitious materials.
Vertua® Classic — now available at most CEMEX plants in California, including the Bay Area, Los Angeles, Sacramento, San Diego, and the Central Valley, among others. We offer technical support and mix design services as well.
Vertua® Classic is a sustainable, low carbon concrete that offers a 20% to 30% CO2 reduction versus an industry standard Portland-Cement-based concrete mix. It’s available in a range of compressive strengths.
- Foundations, including piling
- Suspended slabs
- Structural elements
- House & garage ground floor slabs
- External concrete for pavements and hard standing
- Trafficked areas
- Light to heavy industrial floors
- Easy to use and place
- Suitable for pumping
- Sustainable and low-carbon concrete