Kingspan launches Planet Passionate Plumber competition

Kingspan Water & Energy has launched the brand-new Planet Passionate Plumber competition, with prizes of up to £1,500.

The competition is designed to encourage small UK plumbing, heating and bathroom installer businesses and independent contractors to join Kingspan’s Planet Passionate mission. Planet Passionate is a 10-year sustainability programme focusing on climate change, circularity and protection of our natural world.

Businesses can nominate themselves using the simple one-page online entry form. Customers can also nominate a business that’s done work for them.

Winners will be those small businesses or independent contractors who are minimising their environmental impact, in line with Planet Passionate goals:

1. Reducing waste to landfill.

2. CO2 reductions.

3. Water saving.

4. Extended life models.

5. Energy saving.

6. Product selection.

7. Operating other CSR initiatives.

The winning business will receive a prize of £1,500 and two runners up will each be awarded £500. Nominations for the Planet Passionate Plumber competition are open until 11 September 2024 and the winners will be announced at the end of October 2024.

Ian Lock, Business Unit Director for Kingspan Cylinders, said: “This competition aims to inspire installers to be greener in their own businesses and reward those who are doing the right thing. We can’t wait to see the brilliant eco-friendly Planet Passionate ways of working that UK plumbing, heating and bathroom fitting businesses have in place.”

Full details, the one-page nomination form, and competition terms and conditions are available on Kingspan’s website.