Our thinking

Discover our view on some of the major challenges we are facing today.

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Urbanization and sustainable megacity

With good design and materials, rapid urbanisation can be sustainable.


Cities are growing. With that comes challenges. Urban flooding and fire fatalities being some of them. Intense rainfall overwhelms the capacity of the drainage systems in cities.

Moving buildings

Beautiful architecture makes us feel better. The emotional impact of beautiful buildings can transcend the personal, even to the extent of improving the communities we live in.

What happens in a fire

All fires require three elements: a source of ignition, combustible materials, and oxygen.

Hidden benefits of home improvement

During home renovation, upgrading what’s inside your walls can make the biggest difference of all.

Nine months since Grenfell – what are we waiting for?

What has changed to make homes safer from fire since Grenfell? Bluntly, almost nothing. Every piece of official government guidance that allows Grenfell-type facade materials on tall buildings is still in place.


At the pinnacle of ROCKWOOL’s strategy is our corporate Purpose: “To release the natural power of stone to enrich modern living”. It embodies the fact that stone is our core raw material and the bedrock on which our business is based.

Energy Efficiency

Energy efficiency can reduce the environmental footprint of a growing population

How to build a sustainable future

When environmental goals are more important than ever, improving energy efficiency in buildings presents an immediate opportunity to make our towns and cities healthier, safer and more sustainable.

ROCKWOOL Group celebrates 80th anniversary

ROCKWOOL Group has come a long way since its early days of production in Hedehusene, Denmark in 1937. The Group has expanded its product range well beyond building insulation, employs more than 10,800 employees, operates in 38 countries with 40 manufacturing facilities and sells its products in 100+ countries around the world.