Our sister company Lightwater Quarries Ltd is delighted to announce our membership of The Mineral Products Association (MPA).
Ensuring we offer high quality products sourced in an environmentally conscious and sustainable way is a core philosophy for our businesses and by operating responsibly in a challenging and diverse marketplace, we have been able to offer customers quality and service, safely and efficiently.
Our core values, including our environmental and safety commitments, align with the mission of the MPA and we are delighted to take the opportunity to learn from the experiences of their other members and also to contribute as much as possible to ensure best industry practice at all times.
The MPA is the industry trade association for the aggregates, asphalt, cement, concrete, dimension stone, lime, mortar and silica sand industries.
With the affiliation of British Precast, the British Association of Reinforcement (BAR), Eurobitume, MPA Northern Ireland, MPA Scotland and the British Calcium Carbonate Federation, the MPA have a growing membership of 520 companies and are the sectoral voice for mineral products.
Since its formation in 2009, MPA has grown significantly and now represents the vast majority of UK mineral products operating companies across its 14 product groups. This includes most of the independent SME quarrying companies throughout the UK and the 9 major international and global companies. We cover 100% of UK cement and lime production, 90% of GB aggregates production, 95% of asphalt and over 70% of ready-mixed concrete and precast concrete production.
If you would like to know more, please don’t hesitate to contact our team here.