Sustainable Construction Materials

Get the strategic tools and expertise you need to show customers and suppliers you mean business when it comes to optimization, transparency and disclosure.

>> Contact us for more details

Construction Materials

We make it easy to meet the growing demand for material compliance and transparency.

Transparency and disclosure are now a requirement for doing business. Specifiers and building owners pursuing green building certification and corporate sustainability goals expect deep disclosure of environmental, ingredient, and supply chain impact information. Savvy building owners are also starting to incorporate transparency requirements into specifications.

We have been helping manufacturers with these challenges for over two decades. Over 1,500 organisations worldwide use our data, software platform, and services as the foundation for product and corporate sustainably reporting, material compliance, and innovation. We also create custom ingredient disclosure strategies for some of the largest global construction materials suppliers.

>> Contact us for a consultation

LCA in construction: status, impact, and limitations

The white paper provides concise information about LCA in the manufacturing sector and in design practice.

Some of our Construction Materials clients

We help you succeed with:

CSR & Sustainability Strategy

Develop the strongest CSR vision, strategy, and projects with our consultants, data and software solutions. Let us take you from benchmarking and audits to implementation and optimization.

Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs)

Create product documentation simply, quickly, and with confidence, using EPD data from the industry’s leading LCA database. Our software and expertise generate the most EPDs of any company worldwide.

CPM/IMM

From complying with RoHs and REACH to identifying conflict minerals and greenscreen BM 1 chemicals, materials management is an ever evolving challenge. Use one platform, thinkstep.one, to manage all your compliance and reporting requirements and easily transfer BOM data from materials management to LCA.

Product Optimization, Disclosure and Transparency

We provide the deepest data available at the equipment and product levels to help you produce credible, watertight Life Cycle Assessments (LCAs) and Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs). Use this data to improve your internal processes, then tell your customers about your footprint reduction.

Sustainable Supply Chain

Greatly improve supplier relationships and performance. Gain deep understanding of your supply chain risks and opportunities. Let us help you achieve sustainability goals and cost savings.

Featured resources

Sustainability assessment of windows and curtain walls

Which facade and window materials are really sustainable?

LCA in construction: status, impact, and limitations

The white paper provides concise information about LCA in the manufacturing sector and...

EPDs for construction products

In German language Umweltdeklarationen von Bauprodukten – Branchenspezifische Realisie...

Embodied impacts of construction products

A guide to understanding the embodied impacts of construction products.