There are more than 190 IBU members coming from companies and associations from all ranges of materials in the construction material sector; from the civil and structural engineering sector and technical building services. Most of our members and declaration owners are from Germany but some are also from European and non-European countries. Together these declaration owners have created more than 1,000 EPDs so far.
In order to become a member, you have to be an association or a company from the construction material sector. IBU has developed different kind of EPDs to also serve small and medium sized companies well.
By becoming an IBU member, construction product manufacturers show that they are pioneers in sustainability. Creating EPDs is a sign for their endeavour to constantly improve the quality of their products in regard to environmental aspects. Furthermore, EPDs bring a competitive edge in tenders, because they facilitate access to building projects for manufacturers.