Mortar Industry Association (MIA) part of the Mineral Products Association (MPA)


mortar industry association

Mortars Renders Screeds Technical information
Mortars Renders Screeds Technical information
Factory-produced mortars play an essential role in today’s building and construction industries, providing as they do, the essential glue principally for block and brickwork. More → Factory-produced cementitious renders provide an attractive, durable finish t brick or block built walls. More → Levelling screeds are high quality products designed for internal flooring applications from modest house extensions and self builds to major commercial, residential, education and healthcare developments. More → The MIA provides a wide range of information on the design, production and use of mortars, screeds and renders. More →

Welcome to the mia

Almost 80 per cent of mortars used in the UK today come from factory-produced sources as opposed to being mixed on site. Their use reflects the ever-increasing demands for quality building products in the development of our built environment.

The Mortar Industry Association (MIA) is part of the Mineral Products Association, the trade association for the aggregates, asphalt, cement, concrete, dimension stone, lime, mortar and silica sand industries – for further information go to

The MIA constitution can be seen by clicking here.

See the UK Mortar Industry Group on Linkedin.

Brick Awards 2015 - Success for
suppliers of factory-produced mortar →

The Brick Awards for 2015 was very good for members of the Mortar Industry Association. No less than 14 of the 21 projects which drew awards used factory-produced mortars, a testament to the quality and consistency of the product. More →

Mortar News Autumn 2015 →

The Autumn 2015 edition of Mortar News is now available. Please click here.’. More →

Updated data sheets now on website →

Three further MIA data sheets have now been updated and are available as downloads from this website. More →

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