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NAMBA is focused on addressing fire safety through the development and enforcement of building codes.

As building product manufacturers and fellow citizens, we share the general public’s expectation that the buildings we occupy and use on a daily basis are safe. Therefore, we strive to ensure the safe and effective use of our products within the built environment.

Communications

Engage industry stakeholders on the safe and effective use of plastic building materials in building envelopes.

Codes & Standards

Serve as a leading source of fire performance chemistry, design, construction and technical knowledge.

Advocacy

Advocate for building codes that utilize performance-based outcomes to regulate building fire safety.

Outreach

Support education of those involved in the design, specification, use and regulation of plastic building materials.

Fire Safety

Codes and standards use a robust combination of material fire tests and complete assembly fire performance requirements to evaluate safety.

Explore Resources

Modern energy efficiency, flame retardant facts and more.

News & Announcements

NORTH AMERICAN MODERN BUILDING ALLIANCE AND MODERN BUILDING ALLIANCE SIGN MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING

WASHINGTON (January 20, 2021) – North American Modern Building Alliance (NAMBA) and Modern Building Alliance (MBA) leaders signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to work toward the common goal of supporting the safe and effective use of plastic building materials in building envelopes.

A NEW WEB HUB FOR THE NORTH AMERICAN MODERN BUILDING ALLIANCE

WASHINGTON (November 20, 2020) – The North American Modern Building Alliance (NAMBA) announces its new online platform www.modernbuildingalliance.us. The new website and visual identity reflect NAMBA’s commitment to promote responsible fire-safety policies which support the use of plastic building materials in the building and construction industry.