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How is PVC used?
Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) is one of the most used plastics in the world. Global polyvinyl chloride use exceeds 35 million tonnes per year, and the demand is growing. At a global level, PVC use grows by an average of 5% per year, with higher growth rates in developing countries.
In EU-28, about 8 million tonnes of PVC products are manufactured every year. Annual European consumption of PVC resin totals 6.5 million tonnes - 15% of all plastics used in Europe
Due to its exceptional versatility, PVC is found in an endless array of products that, in one way or another, enhance our daily lives.