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12/14/2022
Press
SAINT-GOBAIN once again recognized for its commitment in the fight against climate change.

Saint-Gobain has once again been recognized this year for leadership in the fight against climate change by the CDP, a global environmental non-profit organization. For the second year in a row, Saint-Gobain makes the “Climate Change A List”, among 283 companies out of more than 15,000 companies that answered the CDP’s 2022 Climate Change questionnaire.

12/05/2022
Press
Watch: Jean-Claude Lasserre, Saint-Gobain Africa's CEO, talks about the future of construction material.

Jean-Claude Lasserre, Saint-Gobain Africa's CEO, talks about the future of construction materials and why the continent is key to his company's global operations on CNN Africa. Watch the interview here.

09/02/2022
Press
Saint-Gobain's commitments to reduce it's CO2 emissions by 2050 approved by the Science Based Target Initiative

Saint-Gobain, committed to achieving carbon neutrality by 2050, announces that the Science Based Targets initiative1 has approved its greenhouse gas emission reduction targets as consistent with the organization’s new net zero standard and the Paris Climate Agreement. Saint-Gobain is the first company in its sector worldwide to receive this approval since the introduction of the new standard at the end of last year

11/15/2021
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SAINT-GOBAIN continues its growth plan with operations now in 10 Sub-Saharan African countries with 22 industrial sites

Saint-Gobain, global leaders in light weight and sustainable construction, continue their commitment to growth on the African continent with recent acquisitions in Kenya, Mauritius and the Ivory Coast. 

10/12/2021
Press
Saint-Gobain Abrasives partners with Farécla in South Africa
Farécla has joined forces with Saint-Gobain Abrasives in South Africa, for the distribution of all Farécla’s product ranges to the Automotive, Marine, Industrial and Retail sectors.
10/06/2021
Press
Saint-Gobain Capital Markets Day and New Strategic Plan “Grow & Impact"

Saint-Gobain is launching “Grow & Impact”, its new strategic plan designed to accelerate the Group’s profitable growth

09/29/2021
Press
Saint-Gobain Completes its Acquisition of Chryso

In line with its May 20, 2021 announcement, Saint-Gobain has today completed its acquisition of Chryso, a leading global player on the construction chemicals market. 

07/22/2021
Innovation
Saint-Gobain and AfricArena partner to launch an open innovation challenge for African tech startups

 Saint-Gobain joins forces with AfricArena to launch an open innovation challenge targeted at ecommerce and/or fintech startups operating in Africa.

07/13/2021
Press
Saint-Gobain announce new strategic partnership with Ash & Lacy in South Africa

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Saint-Gobain Construction Products South Africa as the official distributor of the AshgridTM Spacer system in South Africa.

06/14/2021
Press
THE WINNERS OF THE 16TH EDITION OF THE SAINT-GOBAIN “MULTI COMFORT” INTERNATIONAL STUDENT COMPETITION

More than 200 universities from 38 countries participated in a project to transform the city of Saint-Denis. 

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