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Sustainability
Susan Wade Nov 2018

5 Takeaways on Sustainability from Vinyl360

The Vinyl Institute and the Vinyl Sustainability Council brought together the US vinyl supply chain to discuss stakeholder engagement and perspectives on sustainability. The conversaton spanned how far the industry has come to how much more we can do to drive innovation and continuous improvement. Vinyl360 participants heard a series of perspectives on how sustainability initiatives impact business strategy, supply chains, employees and customers. Here are five takeaways from the discussion.

Sustainability
Susan Wade Oct 2018

At Vinyl360, Sustainability Is On the Table

Sustainability will be front and center at this year’s Vinyl360 conference, scheduled for October 31-November 2 in New Orleans. In addition to a discussion about the U.S. vinyl industry’s sustainability journey, participants will hear a series of stakeholders perspectives on this critical topic.

Sustainability
Susan Wade Apr 2018

This Earth Day, We Celebrate Vinyl’s Durability and Recyclability

April 22 is Earth Day! This year, we want to take a moment to celebrate vinyl’s durability and recyclability. 

Water Infrastructure
Susan Wade Jan 2018

PVC Pipe: A Solution for Michigan’s Aging Infrastructure

Michigan needs to find an additional $4B per year to repair its aging infrastructure, which including water and sewer maintenance, water and sewer emergency response, and drinking water and wastewater testing, remediation and infrastructure. PVC pipe can help.

Industry Update
Susan Wade Dec 2017

3 Key Takeaways from 2017

This year, the vinyl industry focused on continuously improving the industry and its perception. Here are the 3 key takeaways we both learned and reaffirmed.

Industry Update
Susan Wade Nov 2017

Sustainability, Science-based Decision Making, and Other Takeaways from Vinyl360

The highlight of Vinyl360 was a conversation about the North American vinyl industry’s sustainable path forward. More topics included China's PVC production, the EPA's responsiveness, chlorine's benefits, and health and safety.