The Construction Products Association has confirmed that manufacturers and suppliers of building materials continue to resist efforts to get them to contribute to the bill for the building safety scandal.

The Construction Products Association has confirmed that manufacturers and suppliers of building materials continue to resist efforts to get them to contribute to the bill for the building safety scandal.

Housing developers have agreed a deal with the government to stump up £5bn to address the building safety scandal but manufacturers are still stalling.

The British Standards Institution (BSI) has developed a digital database to provide reassurance to builders that the products they are using are the products that were specified.

Despite growing supply chain pressures and rising costs, construction product manufacturers are continue to grow their output.

Manufacturers of construction products are being asked to promise not to lie, cheat, obfuscate or seek to confuse with their marketing literature in a new industry initiative.

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