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Sustainability

We have a long-standing commitment to sustainable development and the issues that matter to you – like environmental protection and social responsibility. Our key sustainability strategies state how we are helping to meet both the needs of our customers and society as a whole.

We understand sustainability fundamentally affects the built environment - from design and build through to operation, maintenance and finally disposal. That’s why we strive to offer you unique, innovative products that help reduce your energy consumption, improve efficiency and produce less harmful waste and pollution.

By reviewing your activities with a more sustainable perspective, not only will you be investing in the future of our planet, but the future of your business too.

Building Research Establishment

The BRE Trust Companies, BRE and BRE Global, are world leading research, consultancy, training, testing and certification organisations delivering sustainability and innovation across the built environment and beyond.

They aim to ‘Build a better world’ by:

  • Providing consultancy expertise at all stages of the building life cycle.
  • Offer BRE Global certification approval of fire, security and sustainability products.
  • Lead research in key areas associated with the development of industry bodies and regulations.

To read more about BRE initiatives and how they can support you and your business see website.

For more information, read our pdfSustainability Brochure (PDF 683.66 KB).

Practical support

Schemes like www.envirowise.gov.uk offer free, independent advice on practical ways to become more resource efficient and increase your profit margin.