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    Veka Recycling plant ‘officially’ opened – at last

    Veka Group CEO Andreas Hartleif has officially opened The new Veka Recycling plant – some 15 months after the £15million facility went live, when ever-changing Covid restrictions allowed the global head of the group...

    Veka Recycling steps up capacity with Arjes shredder purchase

    Veka Recycling has invested over £200K in an industrial PVC-U shredder from German-based manufacturer Arjes with the aim of increasing PVC-U recycling capacity at its plant in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire. Managing director Simon Scholes said: “The...

    Ignorance over PVC-U recycling a ‘damning indictment’ of industry’s message

    Homeowners in a recent survey have shown a ‘damning indictment’ of the message of PVC-U recycling after they polled the material as the least recyclable of all common window types – and admitted that...

    They don’t just like recycled windows – they’d even pay more, says survey

    More than two-thirds of UK homeowners would choose windows and doors with a higher recycled content – and nearly 40% would actually pay more for them, according to a YouGov poll. Even more (89%) cite...

    Installers urged ‘get proactive about recycling’

    Window installers are being urged to engage proactively with homeowners about window recycling after a survey revealed that over three quarters of them believe consumers are not aware of the possibilities. Rehau, which conducted the...

    Morley recycles more

    Morley Glass is aiming to recycle more post-consumer glass and supporting more local good causes than ever after installing new machinery capable of trebling its capacity to process waste glass collected from Uni-Blinds installers. The...

    Veka Recycling turns to video after Covid quashed in-person visits

    Veka Recycling has launched a new video to show its new £15 million Wellingborough recycling processing facility and how it is playing its part in transforming end-of-life PVC-U frames into new windows and doors. The...

    Rehau kicks off Recycling Week with awareness survey launch

    Window businesses throughout the supply chain are being urged to join in a survey to ‘gain insights to enable change’ in perceptions of window recycling. Rehau, which launched the survey to mark Recycling Week says...

    Rehau heading for 65% recycled by 2025 – Report

    Rehau saved 97,000 tonnes of CO2 from entering the atmosphere last year by using 54% PVC-U recyclate in its products and now aims to grow the proportion to 65% by 2025, according to the...

    Fleet additions boost recycling at Morley

    Morley Glass & Glazing has increased its capacity for recycling post-consumer glass as well as its nationwide product delivery with the addition of six new Luton vans to its fleet. The Lutons are ideally suited...