Position Papers


2020


The Concrete Initiative position paper on the Circular Economy action plan (27.04.2020)

2019


Joint Paper of the Industry for an ambitious European Industrial Strategy (26.11.2019)

Please find below the joint paper of 149 industrial signatories:

Joint Paper ‘A long-term strategy for Europe’s industrial future: from words to action’

European industries unite to call for an ambitious EU industrial strategy:

Press Release Industry4Europe – Joint Paper_November 2019


2018


Industry4Europe on indiscators

Industry4Europe_Joint Paper on Indicators_March 2018


Industry4Europe on governance

Industry4Europe – Joint Paper on Governance – July 2018


2017


Joint Declaration of the Industry for an ambitious European Industrial Strategy (01.02.2017)

Please find below the joint letter of 127 industrial signatories:

Joint Declaration on EU industrial strategy_July 2017

Joint Reaction Paper version 24.10.2017


2016


Concrete Initiative Fact Sheet on Fire Safety

Please follow this link to read the Fire Safety fact sheet (12.09.2016).


Concrete Initiative position paper on the revision of Energy Performance of Buildings Directive

Please read the mentioned position paper on the revision of EPBD (11.07.2016).


Joint Position paper on Market Surveillance  (CPE and FIEC)

Please read the joint position paper on Market Surveillance (19.04.2016).


CPE position paper on Ecodesign

Please read the CPE position paper on Eco-design (22.06.2016)


2015


BIBM position paper on the Circular Economy Package

  Please find below BIBM’s position on the amending waste directives COM (2015) 595 and “Cloosing the Loop – an EU action plan for the circular economy” COM (2015) 614/2.

BIBM welcomes the new circular economy package 02.12.2015


BIBM position paper on the Draft Report of the European Parliament on Resource Efficiency: moving towards a circular economy (2014/2208 INI)

Please find below BIBM position on Resource Efficiency: moving towards a circular economy (2014/2208 INI).

Resource Efficiency 2208 INI – BIBM comments on tabled Amendments (final)

BIBM position paper and proposed amendments 2014_2208 INI (23.04.2015)


BIBM – CE marking


BIBM Position – simplified labels under CPR


BIBM comments on Green Action Plan for SMEs (COM(2014)0440)

2014


BIBM Position – Declarations of Performance


BIBM Position on double regulation


BIBM position on CE marking following an ETA


BIBM position on amending waste directives (COM (2014) 397)


The Concrete Initiative Position – Sustainable buildings


2013


BIBM reaction EC Workshop – Improvement of resource efficiency in buildings


CPE Ecodesign position paper


CPE Position – Adaptation to climate change


CPE Position – Dangerous Substances


CPE Position – Environmental Technology Verification (ETV)


BIBM position on PEF methodology

Please find below  BIBM position on PEF methodology:

Position on Building the Single Market for Green Products 


BIBM position on Market Surveillance and Product Safety

Please find below BIBM position on Market Surveillance Package and Product Safety:

BIBM position on Product Safety and Market Surveillance Package


CPE Position on industrial policy report


CPE Position paper – EC waste target consultation


BIBM General Comments on Public Consultation on Sustainable Buildings

Please find below BIBM general commments on Public Consultation on Sustainable Buildings submitted on 25 September 2013:   BIBM general Comments to PC on Sustainable Buildings


European Concrete Platform – C&D Waste


Joint Paper (BIBM, ECSPA, EFCC): Consumer Product Safety regulation


BIBM Position on Building the Single Market for Green Products


Product category rules for concrete products

2012


BIBM position – Sustainable Competitiveness of the construction industry


BIBM position on proposal for a Directive on Public Procurement

Please find below BIBM position and amendment on proposal for a Directive on Public Procurement and recommandations for Trialogue negotiations:

BIBM position on EP draft report on Public Procurement Directive

BIBM recommendations for Trialogue negotiations


2011


BIBM position on proposal for a Directive on Energy Efficiency

Please find below BIBM position and amendments on proposal for Energy Efficiency Directive:

BIBM Position on Energy Efficiency Directive 


Joint Letter of the Construction Industry to Commissioner Antonio Tajani

As part of a joint letter of the construction industry, BIBM calls for coherent EU level policy on sustainability and competitiveness of the construction sector.

Please find below the Joint Letter of the Construction Industry:

Joint Letter to VP Tajani


Rebuilding and refurbishment – drivers for a responsible choice

When considering the energy performance upgrade of a building, several criteria should be examined in order to make the right, most sustainable decision.

Please find below BIBM position paper on “Drivers for a Responsible choice”:

 Rebuilding and refurbishment – drivers for a responsible choice


Resource Management

The precast concrete industry believes that the management of natural resources is the key for securing the needs of the society.

Please find below BIBM position on Resource Management:

Resource Management-BIBM Position


2010


BIBM Position paper on on-site prefabrication


BIBM Position paper on the revision of the Construction Products Directive (CPD)


BIBM Position paper on concrete paving units slippery test for unpolished products