Industry expenditure remained stable or only slightly increased in 2016. The increase in total expenditure (+€526,000 compared to 2015) reported below is mainly due to a change of scope of the reporting, which now also includes national and sectoral co-funding for communications projects, for a total of €327,000 in 2016.
Expenditure by VinylPlus, including EuPC and its members, and national and sectoral co-funding for communications projects, amounted to €5.55 million in 2016.
|Waste management and technical projects
||Total expenditure including EuPC and its members|
|Figures in €1,000s||2015||2016|
Films and coated fabrics related projects
Flooring related projects
|Studies, start-up & pull concept||43||175|
|EATS (automotive trim recovery)||6||0|
|Ebene (furniture recycling)||19||26|
|Medical applications recycling||46||44|