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Without wires and cables, our society, as we know it, would not exist. Electricity, electronics, transports, IT, home automation depend on cables, especially in our interconnected and digitalised society. Wires and cables are widely used to power countless appliances and electrical equipment. They are the largest application sector for flexible PVC in...

On 19 June 2018, the 1st Plenary Meeting of Partners of the PVC4Cables platform gathered in Milan, Italy, more than 30 delegates, in representation of the majority of the companies currently participating in the platform, either directly as individual companies or via European and National associations.

The programme covered an update...

Brussels, 22 May 2018 - VinylPlus, the Voluntary Commitment to sustainable development of the European PVC industry, recycled 639,648 tonnes of PVC within its framework last year. The 2017 results were presented at its 6th VinylPlus Sustainability Forum 2018 in Madrid, Spain where the industry shared its latest sustainability...

Prof. Enrico Boccaleri of the Università del Piemonte Orientale (Italy) presented the work done with Marco Milanesio, Luca Palin, Giuseppe Rombolà and Gianluca Sarti on ‘Functional nano-additives for the modification of the properties of p-PVC for cable applications’...

Lyon, 27 October 2017 – PVC4Cables hosted yesterday its first conference ‘Sustainability, Innovation, Market: The new horizons of the PVC cables industry’ in Lyon, France, attracting more than 110 delegates from all over Europe.

Focus of the Conference was the significant progress made by the PVC cables industry in terms of...

Brussels, 5 September 2017 – PVC4Cables will host its first conference on 26 October 2017 in Lyon, France when hot topics, such as Construction Products Regulation and environmentally responsible innovation, will be debated at the one-day event. Discussion among selected country experts will centre on the technical and...

During the 2017 VinylPlus Sustainability Forum we succeeded in developing strong relationships with many stakeholders, including the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), the European Commission, EU Member States, specifiers, designers and architects.

Capitalising on these solid results, we are pleased to announce the...

Brighton, 27 April 2017 – PVC4Cables has been launched today in Brighton, UK, at the PVC 2017 Conference.

PVC4Cables is the new ECVM's platform dedicated to the PVC cables value chain. It brings together the producers of PVC resins, stabilisers and...

The PVC industry is making real progress towards sustainability and a positive contribution to the circular economy through a united industry approach, delegates heard at the 5th VinylPlus Sustainability Forum 2017 in Berlin, Germany.

Organised by VinylPlus, the European PVC industry sustainability programme, this year’s forum held...

120 delegates representing over 50 companies in the European value chain for PVC insulated cables gathered in Bologna on 20th November for ‘PVC Cables 2014’ - the first European workshop supporting the sustainable development of PVC cable insulation materials. The workshop was jointly organised by the European Council of Vinyl Manufacturers (ECVM)...