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Recofloor Restarts Waste Vinyl Flooring Collections

Recofloor Restarts Waste Vinyl Flooring Collections

Collections of waste vinyl flooring through the Recofloor take-back scheme will restart from 3 August. The full service was temporarily suspended in April due to the coronavirus pandemic lockdown,...
Carpet Recycling UK 2019 Achievements Report

10% Drop in Carpet Waste Landfill Diversion

Flooring industry support for carpet waste reuse and recycling opportunities in the UK continues to rise, despite an overall 10% decrease in the total amount of carpet waste identified and recorded...
Recofloor Waste Vinyl Flooring Collection 5,000-tonne Milestone

Recofloor Hits 5,000-tonne Milestone

Recofloor has collected in total 5,000 tonnes of waste vinyl flooring since the national award-winning take back scheme was founded by leading flooring manufacturers Polyflor and Altro in 2009. ...
Recofloor Awards Its Top Vinyl Flooring Recyclers

Recofloor Awards Its Top Vinyl Flooring Recyclers

Recofloor, the vinyl flooring recycling scheme founded by leading flooring manufacturers Altro and Polyflor, has recognised its members’ sustainability achievements through the 2020 Awards. ...
ERFMI Makes Circular Plastics Pledge

ERFMI Makes Circular Plastics Pledge

The European Resilient Flooring Manufacturers’ Institute (ERFMI) has signed the Circular Plastics Alliance declaration, joining more than 100 partners across the plastics value chain who have...
Jo Ruxton delivers plastics keynote to Milliken

Pioneering Plastic Campaigner Calls For Change

Jo Ruxton, a passionate campaigner for the health of our oceans, award-winning filmmaker, plastic campaigner and Daily Telegraph Pioneer of the Year was invited by Milliken and Humanscale to deliver...
Recofloor 2020 Awards Event to be held at Twickenham Stadium

Rugby Theme to Kick Off Recofloor 2020 Awards Event

Recofloor’s 2020 rugby-themed awards event takes place in March at the world-famous Twickenham Stadium, where the achievements of the vinyl flooring recycling scheme’s members will be...
Designer Contracts Introduces SpringBond Eco-Engineered Underlay

Designer Contracts Introduces Eco-Engineered Underlay

The UK’s largest flooring contractor, Designer Contracts has launched a brand-new, sustainable underlay made from recycled plastic bottles. An eco-friendly alternative to PU foam, felt and...
Interface Flooring partner USEL for ReEntry carpet tile recycling scheme

Interface Links with Social Enterprise to Cut Waste

Modular flooring specialist Interface has launched a partnership with Belfast-based social enterprise USEL to support employment for people with disabilities and recycle thousands of used carpet...
Recofloor Celebrates Recycling Award Winners

Recofloor Celebrates Recycling Award Winners

Celebrations for Recofloor’s 10th Anniversary swung into action at The Belfry where the sustainability achievements of the vinyl flooring recycling scheme’s members were recognised at...

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