Recycling and reuse of waste carpet increased by 19% or 7,000 tonnes, with energy recovery rising 31% by 15,000 tonnes in 2013 compared to 2012.
Research has found that more than 200 Household Waste Recycling Centre sites are involved in segregating carpets, with 25% of local authorities now separating carpets and avoiding landfill.
Keyfix’s Non-combustible Cavity Tray has provided the effective solution to the government mandate for cavity trays with limited combustibility.Posted in Articles, Bricks & Blocks, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Building Regulations & Accreditations, Case Studies, Facades, Posts, Restoration & Refurbishment, Retrofit & Renovation, Walls
Campus Acciona, a landmark new business and office development in the Hortaleza neighbourhood of Madrid, sought a trusted BIM partner. Step forward ASSA ABLOY…Posted in Access Control & Door Entry Systems, Architectural Ironmongery, Articles, BIM, Infrastructure & CAD Software, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Building Services, Case Studies, Doors, Facility Management & Building Services, Health & Safety, Information Technology, Retrofit & Renovation, Security and Fire Protection
Crown Paints added a splash of colour to Newry, as it opened its new Crown Decorating Centre (CDC) in the city earlier this month.Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Interior Design & Construction, Interiors, Paints, Paints, Coatings & Finishes, Restoration & Refurbishment, Retrofit & Renovation, Site Preparation
Carpet Recycling UK (CRUK) now has support from around half of the carpet manufacturing and distribution sectors supplying the UK market through its 16 core funder members.Posted in Articles, Building Industry Events, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Building Services, Exhibitions and Conferences, Floors, Posts, Site Preparation, Sustainability & Energy Efficiency, Waste Management & Recycling