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Recycled Paint

CIRCOULEUR manufactures and sells recycled paints, avoiding the incineration of unused paint thanks to Circular Economy.

September 2022
Gallery Recycled Paint 1
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Anytime someone makes a paint job on walls, there is some leftover paint in the can. Adding them up, this represents millions of liters of unused waterborne paint which are incinerated each year, leading to high release of CO₂ in the atmosphere. At the same time, large quantities of raw materials are still getting extracted to manufacture new paints, participating in natural resource depletion. CIRCOULEUR finally solves all these issues and stops all this waste by reusing this paint waste as a material to make new and more environmentally friendly paints. CIRCOULEUR manufactures and sells these recycled acrylic paints that contain more than 70% of recycled materials. Our paints meet high quality standards, and come in a range of beautiful trending colors. They emit almost no VOCs (volatile organic compounds), which guarantees a better indoor air quality. And adding to that, CIRCOULEUR paints are not more expensive than conventional paints, making them affordable for all.

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Label Date September 23, 2022
From France
Maturity stage Small scale commercialization
Looking For Network, New clients, Partners, Credibility

The environmental benefits

  • In France, Cicourleur avoid the incineration of 28 million liters of paint, representing 220 000 tons of CO₂
  • Recycled paints are available in 2 ranges (1 for Consumers and 1 for Professionals), and in 14 trendy colors!
  • CIRCOULEUR paints contain 70% to 95% recycled materials
  • Buying a 2.5L pot avoids 22kg of C02 in the atmosphere and creates 14 minutes of social and professional reintegration
  • CIRCOULEUR divides by more than 12 the carbon impact of paints

The Financial benefits

  • Up to 30% cheaper than other ecological paints
  • No need to repaint for at least 10 years

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CIRCOULEUR manufactures and sells recycled acrylic paints, bringing Circular Economy in the paint manufacturing industry

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Headquarters 33290 Parempuyre, France
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