Low rate of scrap
The scrap rate during installation of VMZINC systems is generally lower than 5%. Zinc scrap generated during the implementation of VMZINC systems is all collected and re-used by roofers or collectors.
In France, the recovery rate of zinc scrap for re-use or recycling is higher than 98 % (9).
(9) Recycling of rolled zinc – Report by the i+c Institute - 2011