Recycling & Green Initiatives

‘Pioneering a greener way of thinking’

Select Windows officially recognised as a Green Deal installer.

Commited to environmental sustainability

Glassolutions wins G14 Environmental Initiative of the Year award

27% less carbon

Swish Building Products reduces carbon footprint for fifth consecutive year

‘Zero landfill’ by 2015

Hurst builds for the future with ‘green’ policy

New recycling scheme

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

Rehau invests in state-of-the-art recycling

Window profile supplier, Rehau, has invested £10m into a state-of-the-art recycling facility

Thermocill turns to hemp, to further reduce carbon emissions

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

“Recycling has put us in an incredibly strong position”

Neil Evans, managing director of the systems company Veka, provides a business update

Crushing it

Wakefield-based B&P Windows teams up with Morley Glass to use its glass crusher for recycling

Liniar exceeds climate change target by 54%

PVC-U systems manufacturer Liniar is ahead of its climate change target, and has saved 20,410 metric tonnes of carbon