Recycling & Green Initiatives

Up for a ‘green’ gong

Profile 22 shortlisted as finalist for the 2014 Sustainable Housing Awards

VinylPlus announces more than 500,000 tonnes of PVC recycled in 2015

…of which window profiles and related profile products accounted for around 45%

Pioneer ‘ups game’ with ‘greener’ delivery vehicles

Pioneer's new vehicles get there 'faster, cleaner and more efficiently'

UK Recovinyl PVC figures reach new high

Collection and recycling of waste PVC in the UK reached a new high of 120,392 tonnes in 2016, according to latest figures from Recovinyl

‘Pioneering a greener way of thinking’

Select Windows officially recognised as a Green Deal installer.

New recycling scheme

The Glass and Glazing Federation has partnered with CNC Recycling, to launch a new PVC-U recycling scheme

Thermocill turns to hemp, to further reduce carbon emissions

Thermocill could be made entirely from hemp, its manufacturers claim, after recent trials

Rehau leads on sustainability

Window profile supplier Rehau has been named a sustainability and climate leader

New compounds division

Veka recycling launches compounds division

Steel windows: the sustainable and stylish choice

The Steel Window Association highlights sustainable benefits