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    ‘Towards Circular Economy’ is the theme of Vsf 2017

    Taking the theme of ‘Towards Circular Economy’, the fifth VinylPlus Sustainability Forum will examine the key sustainability challenges for PVC when representatives from the entire industry value chain meet in Berlin, Germany, on May 10th and 11th 2017.
  • VinylPlus: championing PVC in European sports stadiums News

    VinylPlus: championing PVC in European sports stadiums

    Published by VinylPlus, the European PVC sustainability programme, ‘Vinyl in European Stadiums’ charts the path to sustainable development for PVC and how the use of vinyl combines environmental responsibility and architectural greatness in present-day sports complexes.
  • How to contribute to Urban Prosperity through Reuse of PVC News
  • More than 500,000 tonnes of PVC recycled in 2015 News

    More than 500,000 tonnes of PVC recycled in 2015

    VinylPlus, the European PVC industry sustainable development programme, recycled 514,913 tonnes of PVC within its framework last year. The 2015 results were presented at its 4th Vinyl Sustainability Forum 2016 in Vienna, Austria where the industry shared its ... Read more
  • Enjoy the Rain: Recycled PVC for Sustainable Design News

    Enjoy the Rain: Recycled PVC for Sustainable Design

    ‘Enjoy the Rain’ is an innovative Italian sustainable design project, which combines the value of reuse and recycling of end-of-life PVC with water preservation and conservation.
  • High-level speakers announced for Vsf 2016 News

    High-level speakers announced for Vsf 2016

    VinylPlus has announced its programme with high-level speakers from across Europe who will be exploring the theme of ‘Smart Vinyl for our Cities’ at its fourth Vinyl Sustainability Forum in Vienna, Austria on April 28th 2016.
  • Invitation at the ‘Future of Leadership is Now’ Seminar News

    Invitation at the ‘Future of Leadership is Now’ Seminar

    On 3rd February 2016, a seminar on how leaders can apply a unifying systems perspective on sustainability to improve business was held in Stockholm, Sweden.
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    VinylPlus makes ongoing progress with PVC sustainability

    Over the past 15 years, PVC has undergone a remarkable transformation from being a much-maligned plastic material to playing an important role in addressing climate change and establishing a circular economy. Today the vinyl industry is seen as a ... Read more
  • Recycling PVC helped to create 1000 jobs throughout Europe News

    Recycling PVC helped to create 1000 jobs throughout Europe

    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.
  • Vsf 2016 to explore Smart Vinyl for Our Cities News

    Vsf 2016 to explore Smart Vinyl for Our Cities

    Smart Vinyl for Our Cities is the theme for the fourth Vinyl Sustainability Forum, which will bring together representatives from the entire PVC industry value chain in Vienna, Austria on April 28th 2016. Organised by VinylPlus, the sustainable development ... Read more