The Green Roof Organisation (GRO) is an independent not-for-profit Trade Association representing the UK Green, Blue and BioSolar Roofing industries.
GRO develops guidance documents and generally promotes the adoption of Green/Blue/BioSolar roofing technologies within the built environments.
GRO represents all elements of the UK Green, Blue and BioSolar Roofing industries including manufacturers of waterproofing systems, suppliers of Green/Blue/BioSolar systems and components, specialist contractors from the roofing and landscape sectors) and associates including other trade associations, NGO’s, insurance companies, academia, ecologists, designers and architects.
Whether you are active in ecology, design, specification, installation or the maintenance of green roofs you are welcome to join GRO.
Please e-mail email@example.com for further information.
GRO have a part time Technical Officer who can assist with any green roof technical question. Please e-mail
firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
GRO NEWS & UPDATES
Following recent heavy rain, it has been reported that UK water companies have been compelled to discharge raw sewerage into our rivers and seas. News reports talk of the inconvenience and possible health hazards for humans wishing to swim. But of course, these...
The GRO team regularly contribute mythbuster articles to Greenscape Magazine. Here’s an extract from our summer 2022 article which dispels the myth that extensive green roofs are self sufficient. Because extensive green roofs don’t have the same manicured appearance...
Green roofs come in all sorts of shapes and sizes. From garden sheds and bus shelters to eco-homes, warehouses and retail outlets, its a joy (and a relief) to see that more and more buildings are sporting living roofs. But a badly designed or badly built green roof...