Tapio - Carbon Strategy Platform

Our site saves cookies on your device in order to better personalize content and track traffic. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing our website without changing the browser settings you grant us permission to store that information on your device. Learn more.

CarbonCure Technology
by CarbonCure Technologies Inc.


Cement, the main ingredient of concrete, is responsible for approximately 7% of global man-made greenhouse emissions, making it the world's second-largest industrial source of carbon dioxide. To tackle this challenge, CarbonCure Technologies developed and commercialized a scalable technology that utilizes post-industrial carbon dioxide to increase the strength of concrete, allowing for less cement in concrete mixes. Its retrofit technology chemically mineralizes waste carbon dioxide during the concrete production process, making greener and stronger concrete. The CarbonCure Technology is being used at hundreds of concrete plants today to reduce concrete’s carbon footprint (17 kilograms GHGsper cubic metre), create new production cost savings and gain a competitive advantage. CarbonCure’s vision is to make the utilization of carbon dioxide in concrete production the new standard across the globe.

Location: Canada

Sector: Renewables & Environment

Website: CarbonCure Technology

CO2 reduction categoriesDriversScopes

Purchased goods & services



Waste generated in Operations



Business travel



End-of-life treatment of sold products




Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure


Solar Impulse

If you're the owner of this solution and would like to edit your information, click here