Cages

Collapsible pallet cages designed for smaller operations where storage space is at a premium.


Bins

Storage bins that are designed for larger operations.


Post consumer

An industry term used to describe end-of- first-life or waste products, especially PVC-U.


Scrap UPVC

A negative term to describe post-consumer material, sometimes also called waste PVC.


Extrusion

The manufacturing process of creating rigid PVC-U profiles from raw materials.


Window profiles

The components which make up whole window frames.


Plastic recycling companies

The collective term used to describe businesses which recycle various different types of plastic – including UPVC.


Sustainable windows

A popular term to describe products which claim environmentally responsible benefits, usually based on the materials they are made from – also known as ‘environmentally friendly’.