Rammed earth itís a beautiful, affordable, locally sourced sustainable construction material which reduces our dependence on cement, 5.4 billion tonnes of CO2 each year.

 

Hill Holt Woods winner of Green Apple for the Built Environment and Green Champions. We say: Lo Perfecto Es Enemigo De Lo Bueno.

 
 
 
         
         
 
 
 

The UNESCO Chair of Earth Architecture recognises that earth is a big part of human heritage, take a look.

 
 

New European rammed earth

 lots of ideas

 
 
 
 

What's the problem with cement and CO2?

watch and see

 
 
 

Sustainable building:
needs sustainable materials like rammed earth. Using the earth on your site reduces CO2 emissions for building materials and transport.
 

Rammed Earth:
it's always been a sustainable building material which is changing attitudes and gaining attention. New earth building standards and codes make it easier to understand and use. Earth Building UKI are working in the UK and Ireland with national and European partners to make low carbon, high mass earth material safe and affordable to use. EBUKI are working with BSI, BRE, NBS and CITB, changing regulations to make earth building easier.