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Profile of registrant


Identification number in the register: 44203689086-96
Registration date: 04/07/12 12:20:40

The information on this organisation was last modified on 10/06/14 07:53:32
The date of the last annual update was 10/06/14 07:53:32

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: VinylPlus
Legal status: International Non Profit Association
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Trade, business & professional associations

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mrs  Brigitte Dero
Position: General Manager

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mrs  Brigitte Dero
Position: General Manager

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 4 (box 4) Avenue E. van Nieuwenhuyse 
Brussels 1160
Telephone number: (+32) 2676 7445
Fax number: (+32) 2676 7447
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: Study and promotion of ways to enhance the sustainability of PVC for each part of its lifecycle. This entails in particular the achievement of the objectives set forth in the document "VinylPlus - The Voluntary Commitment of the European PVC industry" downloadable from and to support, fund and monitor specific projects contributing to these objectives.
In this respect, VinylPlus:
- supports the creation and development of PVC recycling schemes
- commissions technical and economic studies related to its objectives
- gathers, exchanges and disseminates information and best practices related to its objectives
- communicates on its goals, progress and achievemnts
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • European

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 3
Complementary information: These persons are not employed by VinylPlus. VinylPlus relies on staff from its member organisations ECVM and EuPC

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

- Authorisation requirement for phthalate DEHP, and more generally finding a solution for the issue of 'legacy additives'
- Restriction proposal for lead in consumer articles and consequences of lead compounds having been added to the REACH Candidate List
- End of Waste criteria for plastics and modification of the hazardous waste legislation
- Promoting enery and resources savings in line with the EU strategy, mainly by supporting the recycling of PVC waste

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Climate Action
  • Employment and Social Affairs
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Food Safety
  • Public Health


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2013 - 12/2013
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 250000  € - 300000  €
Amount and source of funding received from the EU institutions in financial year n-1 of registration
Procurement: 0 €
Grants: 0 €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

The largest part of the VinylPlus budget (total expense in 2013 was 4061 k€) is devoted to the support of PVC recycling activities, notably via the Recovinyl organisation (

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.