Mapei are delighted to announce that they have been awarded British Board of Agrement (BBA) certification for their Mapetherm EPS External Wall Insulated System.
The Mapetherm System is an external wall insulation system that utilises EPS sustainable alternatives to conventional insulation materials. Consisting of adhesive, insulation, base coat, mesh, primer and thin coat render finish, it aims to limit heat loss and guarantees significant energy savings, and is already achieving great success in very demanding climatic conditions worldwide.
Mapei produce the panel adhesive, mesh, and dash receiver coats in its Halesowen West Midlands production facility, along with complementary products for EWI systems such as concrete repair, waterproofing and insulated roofing systems, all designed to provide a fully compatible and integrated system approach to thermally upgrading a structure. While ensuring our own carbon footprint is kept to a minimum.
Providing reassurance to the construction industry, BBA is the UKs major authority offering approval and inspection services to manufacturers and installers supplying the construction industry. BBA certification is recognised by building control, governing departments, architects, local authorities, specifiers and industry insurers.
Mapei were awarded certification whilst exhibiting at Ecobuild 2013. Alan Thomas, Sales and Communications Director at the BBA presented Mapeis Joint Managing Director , Philip Breakspear, with the certificate on Mapeis impressive two tier stand. Their stand showcased all 15 product lines, with an emphasis on Mapeis global and local commitment to the environment, based around developing products that are certified by internationally recognised institutes and applying sustainable practices to their own operating procedures.