Increase the Group’s overall consumption of recycled plastic (by weight) by 50%

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Terms of the action or commitment

Increasing the use of recycled plastics in vehicles is now the subject of a specific commitment, published in the Renault Group’s 2017 Reference Document 2017 Reference Document. It will be monitored specifically from the 2019 edition onwards.

Levers mobilized for circular economy (according to Ademe)

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Implementation timeline

Starting year


Ending year


Main actors mobilized

Internal actors

Renault Group : Strategic Environmental planning, purchasing, Engineering
Renault Environnement and its subsidiaries INDRA, GAIA

External actors

All actors in the plastics recycling value chain.

Geographic area


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2022 follow-up of the action

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Date of follow-up

June 2022

Methods of validation of the follow-up

KPI published yearly in Renaut Group Universal Registration Document (until FY 2020 : see below).

Status of the action

In progress


a) Results


Partially achieved

Not achieved

b) Numerical / Qualitative information


Partial / Final results

Since FY 2021, following the announcement of the new Renaulution strategic plan this KPI was replaced by a new KPI published in the Group’s Climate report (page 49) and Universal Registration Document (page 156) : Increase the share of recycled materials in new vehicles (all materials – in mass) to an average 33% by 2025 on new models produced in Europe, and 2030 on new models produced worldwide. 

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