Ceramic is recyclable
Ceramic is recyclable. Some floors are recyclable… as long as the layers they are made of are separated one by one. But ceramic does not contain plastic and is homogeneous and recyclable.
Collecting waste materials and sending them to recycle centres so that they can be given a new lease of life is one of the most urgent needs of our society, which uses too many raw materials and often releases waste directly into the environment.
Ceramic is an inert material composed of natural elements such as clay and water, and can be easily recycled and reintroduced into the production cycle.
Comparing the environmental performance of ceramic tiles
Italy, Germany and Spain have developed industry-average EPDs allowing for a comparison between product sustainability parameters Read more >
Ceramic is a sustainable material that is healthy and environment-friendly because it is produced in full compliance with European standards Read more >
The Italian ceramic industry embraces CSR and UN Global Goals
The sustainability of the Italian ceramic industry includes actions to protect workers, the local area and the community, with a particular focus on the 2030 Agenda. Read more >
The “Ceramics of Italy” mark is reserved exclusively for Italian-made ceramic products
“Made in Italy” is much more than an indication of geographical origin. It enshrines for a set of values recognised the world over, including quality, transparency, leadership in design, innovation and environmental sustainability Read more >