News - 10 Oct 2012
BASF products have been used by the BRE (Building Research Establishment) in the construction of the Innovation Park it has developed on the site of the former steel works in Ravenscraig, Lanarkshire,...
Article - 8 Jul 2019
The building and construction industry is moving towards using more sustainable materials. Hempcrete is a building material made from hemp, a plant from a strain of the Cannabis sativa plant species,...
Article - 26 Mar 2019
On the whole, concrete is a fairly sustainable material and it has a number of environmentally-friendly benefits.
Article - 15 Jun 2006
Celcon blocks can be used as the infill material for conventional beam and block floors in dwellings at both ground and upper floor levels.
News - 31 Mar 2009
Work starts this week on a Code for Sustainable Homes Level 6 four-storey apartment block complete with an M&S Simply Food store which will form part of the Phase II expansion of the BRE...
News - 3 Apr 2008
Archaeologists working on a site in the Bristol Docks have discovered what is thought to be the first ever substantial use of Portland cement in the construction of a major building. The...
Article - 1 Apr 2003
Scientists have found a use for the portion of glass that is unsuitable for recycling. Concretes with crushed glass contents as high as 20% have been found to suitable for use in bike paths,...
News - 19 Jul 2013
Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: US Landscaping Products Demand...
Article - 27 Jul 2006
Celcon Foundation blocks are commonly used in a range of thicknesses from 200mm upwards for use below DPC level. The blocks have excellent thermal performance, and are equally suitable for the support...
News - 25 Nov 2008
Each year, coal-burning power plants, steel factories and similar facilities in the United States produce more than 125 million tons of waste, much of it fly ash and bottom ash left over from...