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Industry Update
David Dunston, Jr. Jul 2017

Get Ready for Vinyltec 2017

The Society of Plastics Engineers will be hosting its annual Vinyltec conference on October 10-12 in San Antonio, Texas.

Industry Update
David Dunston, Jr. Feb 2017

Sign Up Today for the Re|focus Sustainability and Recycling Summit

This year’s Re|focus Sustainability & Recycling Summit is a great opportunity for vinyl manufacturers to come together with end users to discuss topics and challenges facing the plastics industry.

Sustainability
Susan Wade Feb 2016

Vinyl for Re|Focus

Join the Vinyl Institute & colleagues across the plastics supply chain at this year’s Re|Focus Recycling Summit and Expo.

Sustainability
David Dunston, Jr. Sep 2015

From Billboard Ads to Almost Anything

Once the campaign is over and a billboard is taken down, the vinyl can be repurposed as an alternative to landfilling. See the interesting uses of repurposed billboards.

Sustainability
Terry Murphy, LEED AP BC+D, Continuing Education Manager Jan 2014

Vinyl Wallcovering Gets a Second Chance

The most common questions I receive at trade shows like USGBC’s Greenbuild, and in my daily work presenting materials education to architects and designers all around the country, are about recycling. There is a perception among a few members of my audience that vinyl cannot be recycled, and that is simply incorrect. The reality is that vinyl is readily recyclable and this is a growing segment within the plastics and material recovery business.