Environmental guidance for your business in Northern Ireland & Scotland

Mineral products trade associations

Trade and Support Organisations

British Ceramic Confederation (BCC)

BCC is a trade association that represents all sectors of the UK's ceramics manufacturing industry.

British Glass

British Glass is a trade body that promotes the glass industry and glass products.

Construction Products Association

Construction Products Association is an industry group that works on behalf of UK manufacturers and distributors of construction products and materials.

Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF)

GGF is a trade association that represents companies who make, supply or fit, glass and glass related products in the UK and internationally.

Interpave: Precast Concrete Paving and Kerb Association

Interpave is an industry group that works to promote and develop concrete block paving, paving flags and kerbs, and to represent the manufacturers of these products.

Mineral Products Association (MPA)

MPA is a trade body that works on behalf of the UK's aggregates, asphalt, cement, concrete, agricultural lime, industrial lime, mortar and silica sand industries.

Stone Federation Great Britian

Stone Federation GB is a trade association that represents the country's natural stone industry.

Tile Association

Tile Association is an industry body that represents all areas of the wall and floor tile industry in the UK, from manufacture to installation.

UK Cast Stone Association (UKSCA)

UKSCA is a trade group that represents the country's cast stone manufacturers as well as associated trades.

Additional resources

       

Further Guidance

Zero Waste Scotland and WRAP Northern Ireland offer free and confidential advice and support to help you reduce your environmental impact and save money.

The Carbon Trust can help your business to improve its energy use and reduce its carbon emissions.

Find other trade associations relevant to your business using the Trade Association Forum website.

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