Position Papers

BIBM responds to public consultation on Future climate and energy policy – a Strategy for long-term EU greenhouse gas emissions reductions

Please find below BIBM answer to the mentioned public consultation (September 2018).

Contribution BIBM Future climate and energy policy – a Strategy for long-term EU

BIBM responds to public consultation on Urban Waste Water Directive

Please find below BIBM answer to the public consultation on Urban Waste Water Directive (September 2018).

Contribution BIBM to UWWTD

BIBM responds to public consultation on the possible review of Construction Product Regulation

Please find below BIBM answer to the the public consultation on CPR (April 2018).

Contribution BIBM CPR review

BIBM responds to public consultation on Review of the SME Definition

Please find below BIBM answer to the public consultation on Review of the SME Definition (April 2018).

Contribution BIBM Review of the SME Definition

BIBM responds to public consultation on the Product scope of the EU Timber Regulation

Please find below BIBM answer to the public consultation on the product scope of the EU Timber Regulation ( April 2018).

Public consultation on the product scope of the EU Timber BIBM anwser

BIBM reponds to Public Consultation on Outdoor Noise Directive

Please find enclosed BIBM answer to Public Consultation on an evaluation and possible revision of the Outdoor Noise Directive 2000/14/EC (April 2018).

Public Consultation on an evaluation on Outdoor Directive – BIBM answer

Joint Declaration of the Industry for an ambitious European Industrial Strategy

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

Industry4Europe_Joint Paper on Indicators_March 2018

Industry4Europe – Joint Paper on Governance – July 2018

BIBM responds to  Efficient Building Public Consultation

In its answer BIBM emphasised that the recycled content’ indicator for building materials does not need to be developed because it is already addressed within indicators 1.2 (Operational and embodied GWP) and 2.1 (Cradle to grave LCA).

Furthermore, BIBM believes that builidng component scope and life cycle stage boundaries set out in standards should not be narrowed.

BIBM Answer to public conusltation Core indicators (06.10.2016)

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 find here the mentioned position paper on the revision of EPBD. (11.07.2016)

CPE position paper on Ecodesign

Please follow this link to read the CPE position paper on Eco-design. (22.06.2016)

Joint Position paper on Market Surveillance  (CPE and FIEC)

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

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 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)

Construction Products Europe position on Dangerous Substances

Please find below the position of Construction Products Europe on Dangerous Substances.

TG_DS_15.10.2013_Position_Paper

BIBM position on PEF methodology

Please find below  BIBM position on PEF methodology.

Position on Building the Single Market for Green Products (2013)

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

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

BIBM Position on Energy Efficiency Directive (2011)

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

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 Rebuilding and refurbishment – drivers for a responsible choice

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