EU-Project CIRCULAR FLOORING enables environmentally friendly recycling of post-consumer PVC floor coverings


Freising, Germany – End-of-life flexible PVC floor coverings potentially contain ‘legacy plasticizers’ which may no longer be used today for reasons of consumer protection and which in the meantime have been replaced in the EU by safer alternatives. State-of-the-art recycling of such flooring with recovery of PVC in virgin-like quality therefore requires a technically sophisticated separation of these ‘legacy plasticizers’.

Read more: 2019-06-17 ERFMI Press Release

Freising – Alte Weich-PVC-Bodenbeläge können spezifische Weichmacher enthalten, die heute aus Gründen des Verbraucherschutzes nicht mehr verwendet werden und in der EU mittlerweile durch sicherere Alternativen ersetzt worden sind. Ein State-of-the-art-Recycling solcher PVC-Böden unter Rückgewinnung von PVC in Neuware-Qualität erfordert daher eine technisch anspruchsvolle Abtrennung dieser Weichmacher.

Mehr lessen: 2019-06-17 ERFMI Pressemeldung

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EU-Project CIRCULAR FLOORING enables environmentally friendly recycling of post-consumer PVC floor coverings2021-12-16T13:33:42+00:00


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