Setting environmental standards in the building supplies sector

Kingspan Corporate Responsibility

To coincide with the meeting of the world’s leaders gathered in Paris late last year for the COP21 summit, Kingspan Insulated Panels released its 2015 Sustainability Report, which set out the division’s environmental, social and economic performance for the period 2012 to 2014. ‘Walk the Talk – Our Responsibility and

Are we ruled by natureless economists?

Paris climate protection agreement

The US Supreme Court stopped President Obama's climate protection plan following proceedings by 27 Republican-governed states and business associations (ZEIT ONLINE, 10 February, 2016). Majority leader in the US House of Representatives Kevin McCarthy called Obama's initiative an unlawful misuse of power and a risk to energy security and jobs.

Clayfest 2015 – a great success

Clayfest

Between the 8th and 13th June, people from 18 countries attended over 60 events. They came from places as far-flung as Malawi, Botswana, U.S.A., Brazil, Argentina, Cyprus, Slovakia, Sweden and Iceland. And they learned how to ram earth, build with turf, plaster with clay, sculpt with mud and much, much