The volume of carpet waste diverted from landfill in the UK has shown a modest increase with 175,252 tonnes reused, recycled or recovered for energy in 2018. This represents a
Carpet Recycling UK is a not-for-profit membership association working to reduce the amount of carpet waste being sent to landfill.
Our mission is to promote the diversion from landfill of textile flooring in the UK to resource for sustainable use. We do this by working with businesses in the supply chain, government and academia to foster collaborations and networks to achieve viable market-based solutions, encouraging design for recyclability.
Members include businesses and organisations from every stage of the carpet supply chain, together with recyclers and equipment providers.