The overall goal of an Environmental Product Declaration, EPD, is to provide relevant, verified and comparable information to meet various customer and market needs. The International EPD® System has the ambition to help and support organisations to communicate the environmental performance of their products (goods and services) in a credible and understandable way.
Learn more: Environmental Product Declaration website
Conformity with Environmental Product Declaration's standard is verified by an independent organization (third party) following ISO / IEC Guide 65 Product Certification
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Applicants are certified against the ecolabels’s criteria before using the label
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Ecolabel details | What are the characteristics of the standard(s) related to this ecolabel?
Ecolabel development | How were the standards for this ecolabel developed?
Conformity Assessment | How is compliance with this ecolabel's standard ensured?
Managing organization | Who manages this ecolabel?
Additional information | Including:
Product categories this ecolabel applies to
Appliances Building products Buildings Cleaning products Commodities Cosmetics / Personal care Electronics Energy Fish / Fisheries Food Forest products / Paper Furniture Health care services & equipment Machinery & Equipment Packaging Professional, scientific and technical services Textiles Transportation Waste management & Recycling Water
Last updated: 20 January 2012