Kitemark schemes include:
- BS EN 206-1 and BS 8500 - Ready mixed concrete
- EN 197-1 Portland cement
- BS 146 Portland blastfurnace cement
- BS 4027 Sulfate-resisting Portland cement
- BS 5224 Masonry cement
- BS 6588 Portland pulverised-fuel ash cements
Ready-mixed concrete is certified by BSI for conformity to BS EN 206-1 and its UK complementary standard BS 8500 Parts 1 and 2. The assessment involves the examination of the supplier’s quality management system to BS EN ISO 9001, the acceptability of the supplier’s factory production control including the plant, personnel and equipment, and the technical and production processes.
BSI certifies each individual plant producing ready-mixed concrete.