A voluntary scheme designed to encourage businesses to market products and services that are kinder to the environment and for European consumers - including public and private purchasers - to easily identify them.
Learn more: EU Ecolabel website
Conformity with EU Ecolabel's standard is verified by an independent organization (third party) following ISO 17011 Accreditation, ISO / IEC Guide 65 Product Certification
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Applicants are certified against the ecolabels’s criteria before using the label
Member of: The European Union Ecolabelling Board (EUEB) is made up of the Competent Bodies from each Member State and the interested parties that form the Consultation Forum. The EUEB, in collaboration with the Commission, is responsible for developing, publishing and promoting criteria for product groups in order to minimise the environmental impacts of a wide range of products and services over their whole life-cycle.
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Last updated: 26 May 2016