Iso-Chemie seals three passivhaus certificates

Iso-Chemie seals three passivhaus certificates

ISO Chemie, one of Europe’s leading producers of foam sealant tapes for windows and doors, has secured international energy-efficiency and sustainability certificates for three of its products. Two of the company’s ISO-TOP WINFRAMER thermal insulating and load bearing bracket systems and ISO BLOCO ONE multi-purpose joint sealing tape have all

Rehau renews commitment to sustainability

Rehau renews commitment to sustainability

REHAU has renewed its membership to the Passivhaus Trust, reaffirming the company’s commitment to delivering the most sustainable and energy efficient solutions to its customers.   REHAU has been a member of the Passivhaus Trust since 2015, and offers a number of products which bear the Passivhaus Standard certification – namely

A Sterling Example of Passivhaus Best Practice

Passivhaus Best practice

A traditional Scottish village in Stirlingshire may not seem like the obvious location for a contemporary Passivhaus project. For chartered architect, Mhairi Grant and her architectural designer partner, Martin McCrae, however, the development of their new home, ‘Ostro’, provided the perfect opportunity to realise their ambitions for moving out of

Showing the potential of Passivhaus

Showing the potential of Passivhaus

The Kingspan TEK Building System of Structural Insulated Panels (SIPs) has been used to create a contemporary show home that blends ambitious architectural design with the meticulous energy efficiency requirements of the Passivhaus Standard, at the Potton Show Centre in St Neots.   HTA Design’s blueprint for the new Elsworth Show

Ecological building Masterclass 2017

Insulating and Achieving Airtightness with Cross Laminated Timber

Sustainable building products and Passivhaus project supplier, Ecological Building Systems, will bring together experts from across Europe on Thursday 11th May 2017 to hold the UK’s first ever masterclass in Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) design and construction.   A full day event designed specifically for architects, Passivhaus designers and construction professionals, the