Submit Content
Get the latest delivered to your inbox
Privacy Policy

Vinyl Sustainability Council

The Vinyl Sustainability Council (VSC) is a voluntary organization that is taking a leadership role in bringing the industry together to advance sustainable performance throughout the vinyl value chain. Based on a stakeholder materiality assessment, the VSC focuses its efforts in three impact categories identified by industry stakeholders: Landfill Diversion, Health and Safety and Emissions. Together VSC members are establishing baselines and determining goals to track and report on the vinyl industry’s progress.

The VSC launched +Vantage Vinyl, the US industry’s first-ever sustainability brand that verifies VSC member companies that are making sustainability advancements within each of the impact categories. +Vantage Vinyl verified companies are verified by an independent third-party and are award the use of the +Vantage Vinyl mark to signify they are contributing to the industry goals and reporting their progress on an annual basis.

VSC membership includes, and is open to, companies and organization throughout the viny/PVC value chain including: resin, compound and additive manufacturers, vinyl product manufacturers, extruders, recyclers, equipment manufacturers, distributors, and retailers.

    Vinyl Sustainability Council Presents 2021 Social Impact Award to OxyChem Image

    POSTED 

    01-06-22

    Vinyl Sustainability Council Presents 2021 Social Impact Award to OxyChem

    OxyChem has demonstrated their commitment to improving the lives of people and the communities where they live and work. VSC is proud to present the 2021 Social Impact Award to OxyChem for their work in improving access to clean water in the world.
    Vinyl Sustainability Council Presents the 2021 Recycling Award to Ronald Mark Associates Image

    POSTED 

    01-03-22

    Vinyl Sustainability Council Presents the 2021 Recycling Award to Ronald Mark Associates

    Working with Norwich Plastics, RMA was able to develop this new compound that is comprised of 50%-60% pre-consumer recycled content by weight. Since the inception of this compound
    Lakeland Polymers Receives 2021 VSC Recycling Award Image

    POSTED 

    12-27-21

    Lakeland Polymers Receives 2021 VSC Recycling Award

    The Vinyl Sustainability Council (VSC), a self-funded business council advancing sustainability in the vinyl industry, presented the 2021 Recycling Award at its annual meeting to Lakeland Polymers, of Boonton
    Vinyl Sustainability Council Presents the 2021 Design for Reuse Award to The AZEK Company  Image

    POSTED 

    12-20-21

    Vinyl Sustainability Council Presents the 2021 Design for Reuse Award to The AZEK Company

    TimberTech AZEK’s new Landmark Collection decking was designed with recycling at end of life in mind. It is a perfect example of design for reuse that is necessary to increase the recycling rate of vinyl building products.
    VSC Releases Progress Report Highlighting 10 Vantage Vinyl Verified Companies Image

    POSTED 

    10-19-21

    VSC Releases Progress Report Highlighting 10 Vantage Vinyl Verified Companies

    Collaborating for Better: 2020 Progress Report, a transparent view into the growth of the VSC’s industry sustainability initiative, +Vantage Vinyl™.
    Vinyl Institute Partners With Water Well Trust on Water Project Benefitting Virginia Family of Five Image

    POSTED 

    09-08-21

    Vinyl Institute Partners With Water Well Trust on Water Project Benefitting Virginia Family of Five

    The Vande Brakes, a family of five, received a donated water well system, including equipment, well drilling, and installation.
    Vinyl Sustainability Council Issues Call for Entries for Three Annual Awards  Image

    POSTED 

    08-02-21

    Vinyl Sustainability Council Issues Call for Entries for Three Annual Awards

    Vinyl Recycling Award, Social Impact Award, and Design for Reuse Award are now accepting submissions.
    Vinyl Sustainability Council Announces +Vantage Vinyl™ Sustainability Verification Has Completed Pilot Phase Image

    POSTED 

    06-29-21

    Vinyl Sustainability Council Announces +Vantage Vinyl™ Sustainability Verification Has Completed Pilot Phase

    Vinyl industry sustainability initiative, +Vantage Vinyl, completes pilot phase
    Vinyl Sustainability Council Verifies Nine Companies Through Industry Sustainability Initiative Image

    POSTED 

    02-08-21

    Vinyl Sustainability Council Verifies Nine Companies Through Industry Sustainability Initiative

    The Vinyl Sustainability Council (VSC), a self-funded business council advancing sustainability in the vinyl industry, is pleased to announce it has verified nine companies through the industry sustainability initiative +Vantage Vinyl™ for meeting its sustainability requirements and honoring its Gui...
    Vinyl Council of Australia and U.S. Vinyl Sustainability Council to Explore Sustainability Program Reciprocity Image

    POSTED 

    01-21-21

    Vinyl Council of Australia and U.S. Vinyl Sustainability Council to Explore Sustainability Program Reciprocity

    The Vinyl Council of Australia (VCA) and the United States Vinyl Sustainability Council (VSC), today announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to explore a pathway to reciprocity between the two sustainability programs by sharing best practices and collaborating on sustainability ...
    Vinyl Sustainability Council Logo

    Vinyl Sustainability Council

    Vinyl Sustainability Council

    Join today and get the latest delivered to your inbox