Building Adhesives Limited was founded in 1962 as the Centre for the British ceramic tile industry*. The Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Ardex GmbH, Germany. Backed by over 50 years' experience and supported by the global resources of the Ardex Group, the Company is committed to continuous product innovation and development programmes. Its main activities are based in Stoke-on-Trent, UK, which comprise of UK manufacturing activities, R&D centre and administrative facilities. Building Adhesives products are sold under the BAL and Dunlop brands.

Dunlop Adhesives

Dunlop Adhesives is a pioneering manufacturer of tile adhesives, grouts and ancillary products. The company prides itself on offering product solutions that combine technical quality with exceptional ease of use - ultimately allowing its customers, which include trade professionals and DIY enthusiasts alike, to create the perfect finish for their tiled surfaces.

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BAL is a leading brand of professional tiling adhesives and grouts, offering an unrivalled range of products for all tiling applications. The preferred choice of professional tile fixers, contractors and specifiers, a BAL solution can be trusted for quality and lasting performance whatever the tile material, background or function of the tiled environment.

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As a company we are committed to ensuring that environmental management is of an industry recognised standard; we undertake in-depth benchmarking from leading external bodies. We ensure that our environmental ethos is carried through the product life cycle from raw materials sourcing and product manufacture through to consumer use.