Up in smoke – dirty secrets of UK carpet recycling revealed
Members of a trade association set up to encourage carpet recycling in the UK - which goes by the name
'Carpet Recycling UK' - are causing 128,480 tonnes of carpet to be incinerated every year – emitting
dangerous toxic chemicals and significant carbon emissions, costing UK society around £16.5 million a
year in unpaid climate harm alone.
These are the findings of Smoke and Mirrors, a new investigation from the Changing Markets Foundation
and UKWIN, which has exposed greenwashing from Carpet Recycling UK (CRUK).
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