Corporación Ambiental Empresarial (the Corporate Environmental Corporation), a subsidiary of the Chamber of Commerce of Bogotá, is a non-profit organization founded in 1983 to promote environmental management and sustainable development.

CAEM is an actor in the Coalition's Bricks initiative.

Find out more about the organisation on its website.

CCAC activities

Activity | Bricks
Uruguay | Ongoing
Within the framework of the UN Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE) Uruguay, the Coalition's Solution Centre funded the participation of experts in the first international event on Cleaner...
Solution Center expert visit to brick production site in Florida, Uruguay Photo credit: Pablo Montes Goia
Workstream | Bricks
A greater understanding of the brick sector’s pollution and climate impacts is needed in order to address black carbon and other short-lived climate pollutant (SLCP) emissions. The Coalition’s...
Black carbon measurements


2020 | Reports, Case Studies & Assessments

Energy performance and emissions were measured at seven brick kilns in Colombia in summer 2016.. Measurement results include energy consumption, brick production rate, and emissions of particulate...

2018 | Policies, Plans & Regulations

With Corporación Ambiental Empresarial’s (CAEM), the Coalition supported the amendment of  Colombia’s resolution 909/2008 on air emission or discharge standards for stationary (point) sources...

2017 | Reports, Case Studies & Assessments
, Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development of the Republic of Colombia, Bolivarian Pontifical University Bucaramanga city

As an answer to the recent happenings in referred to climate change in 2012, Bangladesh, Canada, Ghana, Mexico, Switzerland and United States of America governments, together with the United...

Technical Analysis Report
2016 | Reports, Case Studies & Assessments
, Clay Brick Association South Africa, Algoa Brick, Apollo Brick (Gauteng), Rowe Design & Consulting (Pty) Ltda., HZZK – Habla Zig Zag Kilns, Rheebok Brick South Africa.

The brick sector is a key player in the South African industrial landscape. The 100 or so industrial brick companies produce some 3.5 billion bricks annually. While most of this production takes...

Analysis of Technological Models used in South Africa


AV. CRA. 68 No. 30-15 Sur. Quinto piso. Cámara de Comercio de Bogotá
Barrio La Alqueria – La Fragua
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