ECO-INNOVATIONat the heart of European policies
CSTB, Scientific and Technical Building Center, a public establishment of an industrial and commercial nature, aims to guarantee the quality and safety of buildings. It brings together multidisciplinary skills to develop and share scientific and technical knowledge. It accompanies the actors in the cycle of innovation from the idea to the market and in the transformation of the building world in connection with environmental, energy and digital transitions. CSTB has 5 key activities: research and expertise, evaluation, certification, testing and dissemination of knowledge. Its area of expertise covers construction products, buildings and their integration in the neighbourhood and the city.
CSTB is also an approved Verification Body of ETV (Environmental Technology Verification). This third-party assessment, which scope is international, provides objective and reliable evidence on the performance of environmental technologies on the market. CSTB delivers ETVs in the areas of monitoring and treatment of air, water and energy. It has the COFRAC accreditation required for verification / inspection activities for solutions in water and energy (n ° 3-1565, scope available on www.cofrac.fr).