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Eagle Cement receives fourth PMIEA Platinum Achievement Award; bags first Best Mining Forest Award

29 November 2022 – Publicly-listed cement manufacturing firm Eagle Cement Corporation (Eagle Cement) was once again conferred with PMIEA Selection Committee Platinum Achievement Award
under the Quarry Operations Category during the recently concluded Awards Night of the 68th Annual Mine Safety and Environmental Conference (ANMSEC) last November 18, 2022 at CAP-John Hay
Trade and Cultural Center, Camp John Hay, Baguio City.

With the theme “Resilience, Reset, Recovery,” the four-day ANMSEC organized by the Philippine Mine
Safety and Environment Association (PMSEA), in collaboration with the Mines and Geosciences
Bureau (MGB), highlights best practices in mine safety and health, environmental management and
social development.

The annual awards honor deserving mining contractors/permit holders/permittees for their outstanding
levels of dedication, initiatives and innovations in the pursuit of excellence in environmental protection,
safety and health management and social/community development.

“We are honored to be recognized by PMIEA since 2014. Eagle Cement’s commitment to sustainable
mining is fundamental to our long-term business strategy and anchors on our culture of good
governance,” said Eagle Cement’s COO, Manny C. Teng. “Our approach to responsible mining is our
strong commitment to safeguard our stakeholders and maintain the highest health and safety standards
possible” he added.

The Company not only won the PMIEA award for the ninth year in a row, but also bagged its first Best
Mining Forest Award, landing third-runner up in the Non-Metallic Category. This award demonstrates
its commitment to environmental stewardship and responsible mining beyond compliance.
Eagle Cement highlighted several key achievements of its conservation efforts aligned with the United
Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Mr. Teng noted that these stand proof of Eagle Cement’s
unwavering environmental protection commitment and the dedication of our partners, who work in
tandem to achieve the overall project goals whilst surmounting challenges of the ongoing COVID-19

In just over a decade of operations, Eagle Cement has already made substantial progress in its
reforestation program.

The Company remains committed in sustaining meaningful relationship with conservation partners to
drive collective action and identify more opportunities to support biodiversity conservation whenever
possible and will continue to accelerate actions on climate change and restore the natural ecological
balance for the future.