EcoFlex™ – Recyclable PE fabric

UrbanStorm has been at the forefront of developing and using fully recyclable fabric.

EcoFlex offers a much more cost-effective, environmentally friendly and future-proof alternative to PVC.

EcoFlex is also twice as strong as PVC, but only 25% of the weight.

Printers worldwide are showing great interest in the switch from PVC to EcoFlex, and it is already in demand by a number of global brands.

See below for info for the debate on Global Warming and how EcoFlex can greatly reduce this effect…


  • 0% Chlorine Free – Polyethylene
  • 64% Less Global Warming Potential than PVC
  • 61% Less Energy Demand than PVC
  • 0% Phthalate content – Non Toxic
  • CO2 Emissions 312 grams/sq metre
  • EcoFlex™ exclusive to UrbanStorm Ltd – Europe
  • EcoFlex™ is the future
  • Fabric weight 120 grams/sq.metre
  • 73% less carbon footprint on deliveries
  • Stronger than PVC by 100%
  • Easily recyclable full circle, locally


  • Poly Vinyl Chloride
    = 57% chlorine by weight
  • Global Warming Potential
    = 64% more than EcoFlex™
  • Energy demand
    = 61% more than EcoFlex™
  • Average Phthalate content
    = 37.2% – Very Toxic
  • CO2 Emissions
    = 859.90 grams/sq.metre
  • PVC available to market
  • PVC banned from 2012 for the printing industry
  • Fabric weight 450 grams/sq.metre
  • Increased carbon footprint by 73% when compared to EcoFlex™
  • Can only be reformed/recycled once

UrbanStorm also stock EcoFlex and sell to printers Europe wide, please ask for further details.