Ravatherm UK boosts eco-credentials of their Polyfoam™ XPS

Ravatherm UK boosts eco-credentials of their Polyfoam™ XPS

RAVATHERM UK has boosted the environmental credentials of its POLYFOAM™ extruded polystyrene (XPS) insulation, achieving a BRE Certified Green Guide rating of A+ for all products manufactured at its Hartlepool factory.   The certification adds to a series of independent accreditations, which demonstrate that POLYFOAM™ XPS meets the highest environmental standards.

In-patient unit insulated with Kingspan

In-patient unit insulated with Kingspan

Kingspan Insulation products have been installed throughout the envelope of the new in-patient unit at St David’s Hospice Care in Newport, creating a warm, comfortable environment for patients to receive first-class care.   The 15-bed unit adjoins an existing day hospice, providing specialist support for patients with complex symptom management needs, end

UK’s first energy-positive office opens in Swansea

UK’s first energy-positive office opens in Swansea

The UK’s first energy-positive office, which generates more solar energy than it consumes, was officially opened at Swansea University on 21st June 2018. Buildings currently account for around 40% of UK energy consumption. This new building, known as the 'Active Office', points the way to a new generation of low-carbon

Allergy UK celebrates Clean Air Day

Allergy UK celebrates Clean Air Day

Good indoor air quality is crucial for human health and particularly important for vulnerable groups i.e. babies, children, the elderly, as well as people living with respiratory and allergic diseases. Allergy UK is a key partner for organisations such as the Alliance for Sustainable Building Products (ASPB), Public Health England

Farmhouse of the Future constructed with Kingspan TEK

Farmhouse of the Future constructed with Kingspan TEK

A contemporary farmhouse in rural Kinross-shire, Scotland has achieved the perfect balance of aesthetics and energy efficiency with the help of the Kingspan TEK Building System.   Situated between the natural beauty of Loch Leven and the Lomond Hills, Lomondmuir Farmhouse was designed by architect Scott Strachan and constructed by THCL as