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By Dr. Paula Carey, Co-founder and Technical Director

Some of the most iconic landscapes of our world are based on carbonate rocks - limestones and dolomites or chalk. These rock types represent nature's largest store of carbon dioxide.

Currently building materials account for 49% of total carbon emissions over the life of a building. The industry is facing pressure to increase their sustainability efforts and embrace the circular economy.

FLSmidth and Carbon8 Systems sign technology partnership to accelerate carbon capture in global cement industry. FLSmidth, the international supplier of...
In conversation with Dr Paula Carey

Our co-founder Dr Paula Carey answers some essential questions on carbonation and the potential for carbon capture, utilisation and storage (CCUS).  

There is no doubt that carbon capture, utilisation and storage (CCUS) is one of the most important strategies that needs to...
We have been researching the carbonation process for over 25 years and in particular, how Accelerated Carbonation Technology (ACT) can...
It is widely acknowledged that carbon capture, utilisation and storage (CCUS) solutions are essential for hard-to-abate industries to meet their...
Maarten van Roon appointed Chief Commercial Officer Carbon8 Systems, the UK company that invented and owns a process that combines...
By John Pilkington, Chief Executive

With one eye on Earth Day 2021 and the other on the UK’s leadership role at COP26 in Glasgow, UK Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, this week ratcheted the pressure on heavy industry (and the power generation sector) to reduce their carbon emissions far sooner than originally envisaged.

Carbon8 Systems’ CCU technology will be featured in a forthcoming exhibition at London’s world-famous Science Museum. The Science Museum is...