2004 News

News Release: Vinyl Institute Donates $5,000 to Pittsburgh Habitat After Greenbuild Conference
News Release: Vinyl Institute Donates $5,000 to Pittsburgh Habitat After Greenbuild Conference The Vinyl Institute (VI) donated $5,000 to Habitat for Humanity of Pittsburgh on behalf of attendees at a green building conference and exposition held at the convention center here Nov. 11-14.

European Commission Life-Cycle Study Finds Vinyl Can Offer Environmental Benefits
A study of environmental life-cycle analyses of vinyl by the European Commission finds that vinyl can offer environmental benefits equal to or better than those of other materials in many applications.

USGBC Draft Report Shows Impact of Vinyl Building Products Comparable To Competing Materials
A new draft report from the U.S. Green Building Council's (USGBC) PVC Task Group finds that the environmental and health impacts of vinyl used in building products are comparable to those of competing materials.