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The Construction Dust Partnership and 3M join forces to spread the RCS message on hazardous construction dust with free webinar


Construction dust is not just a nuisance; it can be a major health hazard. Every year, around 450 people die from lung cancer associated with exposure to respirable crystalline silica (RCS) in the UK construction industry, according to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE)[1]. With this toll representing three quarters …

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EOTA appoints new Secretary General


The European Organisation for Technical Assessment (EOTA) has appointed a new Secretary General. As of beginning of July, 42-year-old Sergio Vazquez Jimenez from Spain heads the EOTA office in Brussels. Before joining EOTA, Mr. Vazquez, a technical architect and manager, has worked in various roles in the construction industry. His …

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Timber Expo set to address safety and quality in buildings

Timber Expo

Timber Expo, the UK’s only event dedicated exclusively to Timber, announces its return to Birmingham NEC from 10 – 12 October 2017. Covering a wide range of timber applications, from timber frame through to plywood, CLT and timber cladding, the show will explore the latest developments across the industry as …

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Read Issue 8 of Insulate Magazine Now

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Read Insulate Magazine Issue 8 Now Not had the chance to read the latest edition of Insulate Magazine? Here is just some of the great articles you may have missed from issue 8: An inside perspective on the recent BRUFMA Annual Conference A “whole-house” approach to energy efficiency from Darren …

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CCF Partners with leading air tightness product manufacturer

Air Tightness

CCF Partners with leading air tightness product manufacturer to offer complete range of solutions CCF, a leading insulation and interior building products distributor, has partnered with top manufacturer DuPont™ Tyvek® to offer building contractors, housebuilders and developers a complete range of product solutions for air tightness and moisture management requirements. …

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New Northern CCF Technical Director

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New CCF North Technical Director CCF, a leading insulation and interior building products distributor, has appointed Paul Grundy as Technical Director for the North. The new appointment will mean improved specification support, product guidance and technical expertise – across the full range of CCF’s product offering – for main contractors, …

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