Vinyl Sustainability Council
The Vinyl Sustainability Council (VSC) is a voluntary membership organization that is taking a leadership role in uniting the industry to advance sustainable performance throughout the vinyl value chain.
Based on an industry stakeholder materiality assessment, the VSC focuses its efforts in three impact categories: Resource Efficiency, Health and Safety, and Emissions. Together, VSC members have established baselines and determined goals to track and report on the vinyl industry’s progress.
The VSC launched +Vantage Vinyl™, the U.S. first-ever industry-wide sustainability initiative 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 awarded 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 vinyl/PVC value chain including: resin, compound and additive manufacturers, vinyl product manufacturers, extruders, recyclers, equipment manufacturers, distributors, and retailers.
The VSC has more than 50 organizations participating, and membership continues to grow.
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The Vinyl Sustainability Council created +Vantage Vinyl® as a voluntary initiative to advance the U.S. vinyl industry’s contribution to sustainable development. It aims to drive continuous improvement across all three sectors of sustainability – environmental, social, and economic performance – through the combined efforts of companies across the entirety of the U.S. vinyl value chain.
As the world’s first and only sustainability program to address an industry’s entire supply chain, participation is open to any company in the vinyl value chain that operates in the U.S.
Learn more information about VSC membership and benefits by clicking here. Review the application for VSC membership by clicking here.