Recycling & Green Initiatives

27% less carbon

Swish Building Products reduces carbon footprint for fifth consecutive year

Coming soon: Low-carbon fuel for glass furnaces

Thanks to Glass Futures researchers, trials to establish low-carbon alternative fuels for glass furnaces are currently underway

Rehau leads on sustainability

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

Recycling acquisition

VEKA Recycling acquires Trafford Services (Midlands)

Freefoam makes sustainability milestone

Freefoam Building Products now sends no site waste to landfill

Crushing it

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

Eucertplast accreditation maintained by Veka Recycling

Veka Recycling gains accreditation for the recycling of post-consumer plastics

‘Zero landfill’ by 2015

Hurst builds for the future with ‘green’ policy

Recovinyl: Save money and send us your waste PVC windows

Recovinyl urges window companies to recycle waste windows

“Sustainability should be built in,” poll reveals

UK homeowners expect built in sustainability for their windows and doors, new research suggests