The Vinyl Council of Australia has identified recycling applications in a bid to use the 1.2 million m² of PVC advertising banners sent to Australian landfill sites each year. more

6 Mar 2018 12:12 Industry News

German PVC company Vinnolit can claim a gold standard for CSR after accreditation from EcoVadis. more

21 Feb 2018 16:56 Industry News

Mexichem's spceiality compounds unit will take over Pennsylvania based Sylvin vinyls company. more

16 Feb 2018 14:05 Industry News

The forum in Madrid will focus on Meeting Societal Needs with vinyl. more

16 Jan 2018 12:21 Industry News

Companies active in the Australian PVC market have increased rates of resource efficiency and reduced their emissions to win recognition from the industry's peak body. more

27 Nov 2017 10:01 Materials

A cooling unit on a high tech record press has let Vinyl Presents make some chilled sounds on its latest 12 inches. more

20 Nov 2017 11:54 Industry News

Stabiliser firm Chemson have 3D printed a giant floral vase at a show in America. more

25 Aug 2017 16:00 Materials

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Experiments with a new grade of Wittenburg TPE by White Horse Plastics have led to its use as a buzz dampener on hi-fi systems. more

1 Jun 2017 11:25 Materials

PVC4cables has launched this week to advocate applications of PVC in the cables supply chain. more

27 Apr 2017 11:42 Industry News

A representative body for plasticisers has moved from ECPI to European Plasticisers. more

25 Apr 2017 16:49 Industry News

The leader of VinylPlus, Brigitte Dero, has welcomed a record recycling rate through its framework. more

25 Apr 2017 15:41 Industry News

The upcoming PVC 2017 conference in Brighton has attracted international support from the world’s leading vinyls associations. more

20 Mar 2017 14:45 Events

The resurgence in popularity of music on vinyl discs has seen the highest number of records sold since the early nineties, it has been announced. more

4 Jan 2017 10:14 Materials

Attendees of next year's 'PVC 2017' conference are to get the "most comprehensive review and update" of the sector to date, according to the event's organising committee. more

7 Dec 2016 16:14 Events

The the fifth VinylPlus Sustainability Forum will take the theme of ‘Towards Circular Economy’ when it takes place in Berlin, Germany on May 10th and 11th 2017. more

1 Dec 2016 16:24 Events

Several innovators in the vinyls industry have been recognised for their forward-thinking achievements and products that are helping to drive the industry forward in a number of key areas. more

21 Oct 2016 11:45 Materials

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

3 May 2016 10:11 Environment

PVC 2017 is calling for papers to be submitted for consideration for next year’s conference. more


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

15 Apr 2016 11:46 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

17 Mar 2016 16:01 Materials