New factsheets highlight the benefits of lead sheet for the circular economy in Europe

LONDON, UK (15, January 2016) – The effectiveness and longevity of lead sheet as a roofing material, together with its high recycling rate, are highlighted in two factsheets published today by the European Lead Sheet Industry Association (ELSIA).

The Lead Sheet – Uses and Benefits factsheet explains how lead sheet is an effective weatherproofing material used in the construction industry – on average lead sheet lasts three times longer than man-made roofing products and has a lower environmental footprint.


Lead sheet- the ‘new’ eco material

1 July, 2013 - Lead sheet is in a strong position to be considered ‘the green building material of choice’ delegates heard at the recent International Lead Conference hosted by the International Lead Association. In a speech to an audience...