Wouldn’t it be great to bring plastic waste back into the European economy and spare them from going to landfills or incineration?

The Circular Flooring project aims to establish a circular recycling process for post-consumer PVC floor coverings.

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17-02-2021

Possible PVC formulations
Within Work Package 2 of Circular Flooring, the CreaSolv® Process for recycling PVC flooring waste is further tailored by Fraunhofer IVV. The recycled PVC is constantly tested and analysed...
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11-12-2020

Construction of the CreaSolv® PVC prototype recycling plant has started
As part of the Circular Flooring project, a new CreaSolv® PVC prototype recycling plant is being built on the premises of the Fraunhofer Institute for Process Engineering and Packaging IVV in Freising, Germany...
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Milestones

The Circular Flooring consortium will first analyse the market for PVC to assess the necessity of effective recycling mechanisms…

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EUR million budget

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Lober GmbH & Co Abfallentsorgungs-KG
Bavarian Research Alliance GmbH
Sphera GmbH
Tarkett GDL SA
Arbeitsgemeinschaft PVC Bodenbelag Recycling
European Resilient Flooring Manufacturers’ Institute VZW
Institut National de l’Environnement et des Risques
Forbo Flooring Systems
Altro Limited
B.I.G. Floorcoverings
Polyflor Limited
Fraunhofer IVV
Akdeniz Chemson Additives AG
IVC
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Vinnolit GmbH & Co KG
Gerflor
National Technical University of Athens