IBU – Institute Construction and Environment e.V.

IBU was created out of an initiative of manufacturers of construction products who decided to support the demand for more sustainability in the construction sector.

The focus is on convincing everyone that sustainability is the right choice. IBU´s environmental product labels were created in close cooperation with construction and environmental authorities in Germany and international standardization processes.

IBU is currently the only organization in Germany that certifies consistently based on international standards. In addition to manufacturers, independent experts from research, Germany´s Ministry of Construction, the German Environmental Agency (UBA), and health and environmental experts are involved in audits. The IBU label provides a lot of information, credibility, and acceptance.

Our contribution to sustainable building:

the creation and declaration of environmental product labels for building materials and products to serve as a basis for assessments of the sustainability of buildings.

You want to become a member? You find the application form here.

Contact

Germany
Institut Bauen und Umwelt e.V. (IBU)
Panoramastr. 1
10178 Berlin
Tel.: +49 30 30 87 74 8 - 0
Fax: +49 30 30 87 74 8 - 29
info@bau-umwelt.com

Switzerland
Dr. F. Werner
Idaplatz 3
CH-8003 Zürich
Tel.: +41 44 2413906

Austria
Dr. A. Merl
Hütteldorferstraße 63-65 / 8
A-1150 Wien
Tel.: +43 1 890 78 20-14

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Institut Bauen und Umwelt e.V. (IBU)  •  Panoramastraße 1  •  10178 Berlin  •  Tel.: +49 (0) 30 3087748-0  •  Fax: +49 (0) 30 3087748-29  •  info@bau-umwelt.com