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OK biodegradable WATER

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Products certified for OK Biodegradable WATER guarantee biodegradation in a natural fresh water environment, and thus substantially contribute to the reduction of waste in rivers, lakes or any natural fresh water. Note that this does not automatically guarantee biodegradation in marine waters.

Learn more: OK biodegradable WATER websiteExternal Site

Conformity assessment | How is compliance with this ecolabel's standard ensured?

Conformity with OK biodegradable WATER's standard is verified by our own organization (second party).

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Applicants are certified against the ecolabels’s criteria before using the label

Managing organization | Who manages this ecolabel?

Name

Vincotte

Member of

Unknown

Type

Non-profit

Also manages

OK biobased, OK biodegradable SOIL, OK Compost, and OK Compost HOME

Organization type: 208647


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Key data

Year ecolabel est. 1995

Classification | Who, what, where

Product categories this ecolabel applies to
Building products Cleaning products Commodities Packaging


Where this ecolabel is found
Belgium



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Last updated: 17 June 2014