Recycled headliner wins award for Grupo Antolin
Grupo Antolin has gained the celebrated Plastics Recycling Award Europe 2022 for its sustainable modular headliner for car interiors.
This recognised the primary headliner substrate in the marketplace produced by thermoforming totally different supplies (PU foam, textile and plastic reinforcement) constructed from city & post-consumer plastic waste and finish of life tyres.
Due to this undertaking, which is already being produced for the Volvo C40 Recharge, Antolin goals to scale back waste and vitality consumption throughout manufacturing and to satisfy the demand for eco-friendly interiors, one thing more and more valued in automobile consumers’ decisions. The efficiently undertaking has been the results of the collaboration between Grupo Antolin and a few Tier 2 suppliers.
“As a world chief in car headliners, Antolin has the cutting-edge expertise, experience, and capabilities to supply a extra sustainable automobile inside trim by serving to our clients to develop environmentally pleasant options. The Moist PU expertise has demonstrated to be essentially the most aggressive when it comes to price and high quality, fulfilling on the identical time essentially the most demanding specs from our shoppers”, mentioned Enrique Fernandez, superior engineering director of the overheads enterprise unit.
The awards winners had been introduced on 23 June throughout the second day of the Plastics Recycling Present Europe at RAI Amsterdam.