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BSI Identify

Long-term traceability for construction products

Providing unambiguous, transparent product information for the whole supply chain, BSI Identify accelerates your progress towards a safer industry.

An innovative solution to the built environment's product traceability challenge

BSI Identify enables product manufacturers to ensure all industry professionals have access to reliable information on a centralized network.
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Why BSI

Supporting your customers and the wider built environment sector

BSI Identify system is a foundational infrastructure which provides open and enduring access to construction product information.

Manufacturers have a single place to add and maintain their product information in real time.

Applicable for manufacturers, regardless of size or product type, the registry aims to become a de-facto service for the sector.

The foundations for a more robust built environment

BSI Identify equips constructors to drive positive industry change with transparent, enduring access to construction product information.

  • A long-term store of information that mitigates against link rot and data fragmentation.

  • Instant access to accurate, trusted product information updated in real-time by manufacturers.

  • Make informed product substitutions in instances where manufacturers discontinue products.

  • Share consistent data with every built environment stakeholder across the value chain.

  • Respond swiftly to regulatory and legislative changes that may require remedial action.

  • Ensure best practice for proper repair, maintenance, replacement and recycling.

Products & Services

The 'Golden Thread' of safety

Following recommendations from a safety report by Dame Judith Hackitt, products carry a consistent, digitally enabled "permanent marking."

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    Product traceability

    A Universal Persistent ID Number (UPIN) stores product information digitally, supporting end-to-end traceability regardless of supply chain history.

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    Best building practice

    Ahead of expected legislative change on building regulation, businesses adopting enhanced traceability will shape thought on safety and innovation.

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Strengthen trust and consistency in your next built environment project

Discover how your organization can make positive changes for a safer, more efficient and collaborative industry using BSI Identify.

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