Knauf Insulation

With more than 30 years of experience in the insulation industry, Knauf Insulation represents one of the fastest growing and most respected names in insulation worldwide. Knauf Insulation is committed to meeting the increasing demand for energy efficiency in new and existing homes, non-residential buildings and industrial applications. The company shows a strong and steady financial performance with turnover close to € 1.6 billion. Knauf Insulation currently has over 5,000 employees in more than 35 countries and more than 40 manufacturing sites in 15 countries.

Knauf Insulation is a Partner of the Europe Regional Network

Europe Regional Network key contact: Vincent Briard, Head of Sustainability, Products & Buildings

Vincent Briard is based in Brussels (Belgium), he is Head of Sustainability, Products and Buildings. He is leading all Knauf Insulation efforts related to the understanding and positioning Knauf Insulation products and solutions in terms of sustainability. He has established close collaboration with the University of Liège and consultancy to develop the company LCA program. He graduated from Gramme Engineering School in Liège (Belgium) in 1984 as an industrial engineer. He was chair of Eurima Market Development Committee for 4 years, and now he is chairing the Sustainable Construction Committee.



Built environment stakeholders recommend integration of whole life carbon criteria into European policy

Tue, 8th Oct 2019

Today a coalition of over 30 organisations working in the buildings and construction sector have signed an open letter to the European Commission outlining their view on the transformative potential that the Level(s) framework can play in mainstreaming sustainable buildings and deliver on key European environmental, economic and social goals.

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WorldGBC Europe publishes advocacy manifesto urging decision makers to recognise vital role of built environment sector in delivering a climate neutral Europe

Thu, 27th Jun 2019

Over 20 countries from WorldGBC's Europe Regional Network have published a manifesto, A Sustainable Built Environment at the Heart of Europe’s Future urging decision makers to recognise the vital role that the built environment sector plays in delivering a climate neutral Europe. 

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