The UK and Ireland collected and recycled a total of 143,428 tonnes of waste PVC across all PVC recycling formats in 2019; this total saw PVC window profiles account for 86,057 tonnes, according to latest industry figures (Recovinyl).
The UK is second in Europe in collecting and recycling waste PVC – Recovinyl®, the PVC industry’s recycling scheme, was the largest contributor to this total.
Brand new profiles from REHAU were recently chosen for installation as part of the renovation of a property located in Whitecraigs, near Glasgow.
It was a great end to 2018 for Authorised REHAU Partner, Monarch Home Improvements (North East) Ltd, as the business won FENSA Installation of the Year at the G18 Awards.
REHAU is demonstrating its longstanding commitment to sustainable development after receiving the product label from VinylPlus, which recognises its sustainable manufacturing processes.
REHAU’s TOTAL70 window profiles have been chosen for a brand new school in Manchester, which will provide education for young people with special learning needs.
REHAU’s TOTAL70 co-extruded profile has been shortlisted for the prestigous National Recycling Awards 2018.