Council for Aluminium in Building

CAB Position Papers

Please find below CAB Position Papers on current industry topics.

Pre-treatments for powder coating Position Paper

  • Summarises how the specification of powder coatings on architectural aluminium with respect to the pre-treatment may change, given the use of alternative pre-treatments to those based on hexavalent chromium compounds.

Securing unattended open windows in a storm

  • Sets out how windows are usually tested for wind pressure and recommendations for managing the risks from unattended open windows.