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