|| In a time in which
environmental responsibility is becoming increasingly important, conservation
of resources and environmentally sound construction methods are gaining
Today there is a demand for building materials
which require little energy for their production, which are always
recyclable and hygienically safe, and which also offer scope for creative
design – modern building materials such as earth.
|| The “Dachverband Lehm e.V.” was established
in 1992 as an association to promote the culture of building with
earth and to represent all those interested or working in the field.
Today we are the internationally recognised representative in Germany
for clay and earth building. Our work in establishing technical building
regulations, the “Lehmbau Regeln”, and our vocational
training programme “Specialist for Building with Earth”,
recognised by the Chamber of Trade and Commerce, are exemplary in
The “Dachverband Lehm e.V.” lives from the input and commitment
of its members. We are recognised as a non-profit organisation and
are the primary forum for technical know-how and practical skills
and experience in the field. A forum for the exchange of information
and ideas between manufacturers, the trade, architects, academics
and clients and all others who work with clay and earth.