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CARES Chief invited onto Board of leading Middle East sustainability body

20 September 2022
The Chief Executive of CARES, Lee Brankley, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of one of the most influential sustainability bodies in the Middle East.

TOWARDS DIGITAL SHARING OF VERIFIED GLOBAL WARMING POTENTIAL DATA IN CONCRETE REINFORCING BAR

01 September 2022
Construction industry professionals’ expectations of the quality and accessibility of Carbon Dioxide equivalent (CO2e) emissions data with concrete structures have increased considerably because of Net-Zero declarations, the widespread adoption of reduction targets and transition pathways towards these goals.

First specialist CARES certificates awarded to Australian construction companies

20 May 2022

World Steel Association welcomes CARES

13 April 2022
worldsteel welcomes CARES into global steel body

Highest Green Product Certification: Platinum result for CARES approved manufacturer

22 December 2021

Highest Green Product Certification rating: Platinum result achieved by Hong Kong manufacturer supplying CARES approved rebars and cut and bend products. 

Working in partnership with the Hong Kong Green Building Council, CARES is delighted to confirm that Shiu Wing Steel Limited has become the first company in Hong Kong to achieve the highest – Platinum – rating for Green Product Certification in supplying rebars and cut and bend products.

Highest Green Product Certification

22 December 2021
Platinum result for CARES approved manufacturer

CARES attains flexible scope of accreditation from UKAS

18 November 2021

CARES attains flexible scope of accreditation from UKAS

CARES has recently attained flexible scope of accreditation from UKAS to ISO/IEC 17065 for product conformity certification.

CARES updates its specification guidance document

11 November 2021

CARES updates its specification guidance document 

CARES’ specification guideline document has been updated and a new version is published today. Specifiers are encouraged to review the specifying guide and their own specifications to ensure materials are adequately specified and CARES certification is properly referenced.

Emirates Steel adopts CARES advanced verification technology

28 October 2021

CARES joins construction decarbonisation drive

03 September 2021

Safety critical steel supply on course for breakthrough

04 August 2021

Recognition of CARES Sustainability Constructional Steel (SCS) Scheme and Third Party Verified EPD by Singapore Green Building Product Certification (SGBP) Scheme

26 July 2021

CARES is today renewing its warning about the risks posed by false steel certification certificates entering the construction supply chain

30 June 2021

‘Step change’ in safety gathers pace as CARES becomes latest signatory of Building Safety Charter

30 April 2021

CARES in ‘ground-breaking’ - Steel Sustainability Agreement across Australasia

08 March 2021

CARES in ‘ground-breaking’ - Steel Sustainability Agreement across Australasia

CARES is to play a key role in transforming sustainability standards across the steel supply chain in Australasia, it was announced today (Monday 8th March 2021).

HS2 asks all suppliers to specify responsible sourcing standards and references CARES Sustainable Constructional Steels Certification.

19 January 2021

HS2 asks all suppliers to specify responsible sourcing standards and references CARES Sustainable Constructional Steels Certification.

Expectations of HS2 suppliers include ensuring they meet specified responsible sourcing standards and certifications and providing appropriate evidence.