Global Green Tag® is a third party, green product rating and certification system, underpinned by scientific and Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) processes. The program assesses products against worst case business as usual products in the same functional category and with the same functional purpose, based on the following impacts / benefits:
The Global Green Tag® ecolabel rating differentiates a product within the top end of the green product market by scoring, weighting and developing an EcoPOINT Score (-1 to + 1). The system provides metrics for sustainability that include 'Net Positive' impacts such as carbon sequestration, net positive biodiversity or health impacts of products.
Global Green Tag® is a registered Certification Mark in Australia and the USA.
Learn more: Global GreenTag Certified website
Conformity with Global GreenTag Certified's standard is verified by an independent organization (third party) following ISO / IEC Guide 65 Product Certification
Certification / registration required
Applicants are certified against the ecolabels’s criteria before using the label
Organization type: 199919
Member of: Recognised by: - Green Building Council Australia for Green Star Interiors, Design & As Built and Performance rating tools; - Green Building Council of New Zealand for Green Star NZ and HomeStar - Globally by EC3 EarthCheck, - Infrastructure Sustsinability Tool (ISCA); - UDIA EnviroDevelopment; - Green Building Council of South Africa for Green Star Interiors
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Product categories this ecolabel applies to
Building products Carbon Carbon offsets Cleaning products Cosmetics / Personal care Forest products / Paper Furniture Machinery & Equipment Packaging Textiles Waste management & Recycling
Last updated: 13 October 2015