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NYT: Cement Industry Is at Center of Climate Change Debate

Author: Elizabeth Rosenthal
October 26, 2007


Cement plants account for 5 percent of global emissions of carbon dioxide, the main cause of climate change. This article discusses how the whole industry has come under fire in the debate on global warming.

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