News: Anniversary event celebrating 25 years of the EU Ecolabel!
Register for the EU Ecolabel 25th anniversary event on 31st May 2017, 9 - 13.30, at Crown Plaza, Rue Gineste 3, 210 Brussels
Monday, 22nd May 2017
On the 31st of May the EU Ecolabel is celebrating its 25th anniversary within the framework of the EU Green Week. It will be an interactive event with a separate coaching session dedicated to the EU Ecolabel companies with the participation of Werner&Mertz, Coop Italia, ISKO, KAVAT, UPM, Sutter Industries. Karmenu Vella, European Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries will be closing the event, speaking about the power of the EU Ecolabel to create new jobs in the circular economy. This side event will be connected to events taking place in several Member States simultaneously.
If you are already holding the EU Ecolabel licence or consider showcasing your CSR by applying to the EU Ecolabel family, then we invite you to register here: https://www.eugreenweek.eu/session/side-session-eu-ecolabel-highlighting-contribution-green-jobs-creation-context-25th
EU Ecolabel criteria for Textiles amended
The European Commission has recently published a decision in the Official Journal of the EU (OJEU) amending the EU Ecolabel criteria for the award of the EU Ecolabel to textile products.
Criteria for Converted Paper Products extended to 31st December 2020
The current EU Ecolabel criteria for Converted Paper Products expired on 2nd May 2017. The Commission has published a Decision in OJEU extending the validity of these criteria to 31st December 2020.