2013 sees BRUFMA celebrate 35 years representing the PIR/PUR industry in the UK. Since it’s incorporation in 1978 the industry has overcome many challenges including the environmental concerns due to ozone depletion. Despite these and other challenges the market has and continues to grow and PIR/PUR products now accounts for around 30% of the UK insulation market. Over the years, manufacturers and suppliers have invested heavily in order to develop the new and innovative products needed for the changing market. Because of this, the market continues to grow and attract new entrants.