Recofloor collected record amount of vinyl flooring in 2015


The organisation created to divert vinyl flooring from landfill collected a record 508 tonnes for recycling in 2015.

Founded by flooring manufacturers Altro and Polyflor, Recovinyl has over 650 members in the UK and Ireland.


Distributors of vinyl flooring contributed 213 tonnes to this total, contractors 178 tonnes and construction projects 28 tonnes.

Recofloor project officer Carla Eslava (pictured) said: “Once again, we have exceeded 500 tonnes in a single year and we commend our members for this tremendous achievement.”