Vinyl Belgium, an independent non-profit association promoting the use of PVC, has appointed Benoît Leclère as Executive Director. more

Sep 13, 2016 11:11 AM Industry News

The UK contributed 21 percent – or 107,593 tonnes – to the total recycled through Recovinyl, the PVC industry’s recycling scheme, in 2015. more

May 10, 2016 9:41 AM Environment

VinylPlus, the European PVC industry sustainable development programme, has revealed that some 514,913 tonnes of PVC were recycled within its framework last year. more

May 3, 2016 10:11 AM Environment

A take-back scheme for the recycling of non-infectious PVC medical items is now operational in seven hospitals across the UK. more

Apr 18, 2016 4:31 PM Environment

A speaker line-up with high profile names from the United Nations, the European Commission and the vinyl industry has been announced for the upcoming Vinyl Sustainability Forum. more

Apr 15, 2016 11:46 AM Events

An Italian sustainable design project designed to encourage the use of recycled PVC in applications for water preservation and conservation has produced a number of innovative ideas. more

Mar 17, 2016 4:01 PM Materials

VinylPlus has announced its speaker line-up for the forthcoming Vinyl Sustainability Forum 2016, which includes a number of high profile speakers from a broad range of stakeholders, including those from the UN and the European Commission. more

Feb 16, 2016 8:54 AM Events

The latest report from the European PVC industry’s voluntary commitments, Vinyl 2010 and VinylPlus, documents the “remarkable transformation” that PVC has made in the past 15 years. more

Dec 18, 2015 10:53 AM Materials

The 481,000 tonnes of waste PVC recycled across Europe in 2014 contributed to the creation of around 1,000 direct jobs in recycling plants, according to VinylPlus, the sustainable development programme of the European PVC industry. more

Nov 11, 2015 4:34 PM Environment

The theme for the fourth Vinyl Sustainability Forum will be based around the potential use for PVC in meeting the future needs of those living and working in the world’s cities. more

Oct 27, 2015 3:21 PM Events

VinylPlus: moving the PVC industry towards a low-carbon circular economy

Here, Dr Brigitte Dero, VinylPlus General Manager, looks at PVC's role in a sustainable future; highlighting the importance of upcoming international events, the achievements made so far and what is yet to come. more

Jun 12, 2015 10:47 AM Guest Blog

The UK has contributed 20 percent, or 95,525 tonnes, of the total amount of PVC recycled in Europe in 2014. more

May 6, 2015 1:39 PM Environment

During its annual sustainability forum, VinylPlus revealed 481,000 tonnes of PVC waste were recycled in 2014, keeping it on track to meet its 2020 targets. more

May 1, 2015 11:51 AM Environment

VinylPlus has become a member of the Green Industry Platform, a joint initiative of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). more

Nov 12, 2013 4:02 PM Industry News

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