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IBU e.V. wel­comes 14 new cor­po­rate mem­bers in the sec­ond quar­ter of 2024 and strength­ens the joint mis­sion for sus­tain­able building

2024-07-18T13:45:21+02:0016.07.2024|

The Insti­tut Bauen und Umwelt e.V. (IBU) is pleased to announce the addi­tion of 14 new cor­po­rate mem­bers in the sec­ond quar­ter of 2024. From April to June, pres­ti­gious com­pa­nies from Switzer­land, Ger­many, Greece, Italy, Den­mark and Aus­tralia have joined the IBU to sup­port the com­mon mis­sion for sus­tain­able con­struc­tion and active­ly par­tic­i­pate in the association’s activities.

IBU and Fraun­hofer ISE coop­er­ate in research project on PCR for the cre­ation of EPDs for photovoltaics

2024-06-05T15:02:27+02:0004.06.2024|

As an asso­ci­at­ed project part­ner, the Insti­tut für Bauen und Umwelt e.V. (IBU) has been sup­port­ing the Zukun­ft Bau research project PCR4PV since June 1st 2024, which aims to advance the fur­ther devel­op­ment of Prod­uct Cat­e­go­ry Rules (PCR) for Envi­ron­men­tal Prod­uct Dec­la­ra­tions (EPD) of PV appli­ca­tions as part of Zukun­ft Bau research fund­ing under the lead­er­ship of the Fraun­hofer Insti­tute for Solar Ener­gy Sys­tems ISE.

Sus­tain­abil­i­ty on the upswing: IBU with strong growth in membership

2024-04-15T13:37:16+02:0015.04.2024|

More and more com­pa­nies from the con­struc­tion indus­try are com­mit­ted to achiev­ing a high­er lev­el of sus­tain­abil­i­ty. This is reflect­ed in the fact that 26 new mem­bers joined the Insti­tut Bauen und Umwelt e.V. (IBU) in the first quar­ter of 2024.

Cir­cu­lar econ­o­my made tan­gi­ble by new life cycle assess­ment rules for re-use products

2024-05-28T16:12:09+02:0019.12.2023|

The Insti­tut Bauen und Umwelt e.V. (IBU) has intro­duced life cycle assess­ment rules for re-use prod­ucts in its Envi­ron­men­tal Prod­uct Dec­la­ra­tions (EPDs).