The ROCKWOOL Group is the world’s leading supplier of products and systems based on stone wool. The Group is amongst the global leaders within the insulation industry. Together with other buildingrelated products such as acoustic ceilings, cladding boards and the BuildDesk consultancy business, the Group ensures energy efficient and firesafe buildings with good acoustics and a comfortable indoor climate. Business areas outside the building industry include substrates for the horticultural industry, special fibres for brake linings and gaskets, and noise and vibration control systems for railways and roads. In 2010 the Group generated sales of DKK 11,732 million. The Group has more than 8,800 employees and has its head office close to Copenhagen. The company is listed on the NASDAQ OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen.