IVK Europe - Industrieverband Kunststoffbahnen e.V.


The focus of the voluntary self-commitment of VinylPlus is recycling.

The recycling initiative within the scope of VinylPlus: EPCOAT (coated fabrics) recovers by means of the collection and recovery system of IVK Europe an increasing amount of used PVC-coated textiles every year.




General Assembly of IVK Europe e.V. elected its new President and Board members

As regularly scheduled the German trade association IVK Europe, Industrieverband Kunststoffbahnen elected its new Executive Board at the occasion of its General Assembly on 24 October 2018 in Deidesheim / Palatinate - in Germany - as for the farewell of the past President Michael Kundel. more

Planned reorganisation of the shareholder structure for IVK Europe member RENOLIT


VinylPlus, Committed to Sustainable Development

VinylPlus® is the voluntary sustainable development programme of the European PVC industry. It aims at creating a long-term sustainability framework for the entire PVC value chain. PVC is made from salt, oil and natural gas and is one of the most widely used plastics in the world with a wide range of applications such as window frames, water pipes, flooring, packaging, cables, credit cards, and a whole range of lifesaving medical applications! more