News: Extension of validity of existing criteria for Printed Paper and Rinse-off Cosmetics and 2 other groups being considered
A written vote has taken place to extend the validity of criteria for 4 product groups: Printed Paper, Rinse-off Cosmetics and Absorbent Hygiene Products.
Thursday, 9th August 2018
If this is agreed as a Commission Decision, the criteria for the 4 product groups will be extended as follows:
Printed Paper to 31st December 2020
Rinse-off Cosmetics to 31st December 2021
Bed Mattresses to 8th July 2022
Absorbent Hygiene Products to 31st December 2022
Revised criteria for Graphic paper, Tissue paper & Tissue products published
The revised criteria for Graphic paper, Tissue paper and Tissue products were adopted on 11th January 2019 as Commission Decision (EU) 2019/70 and published in the EU's Official Journal on 17th January 2019.
Criteria for Printed Paper, Bed Mattresses, Absorbent Hygiene Products and Rinse-off Cosmetics extended
Commission Decision(EU) 2018/1590 has prolonged the validity period of EU Ecolabel criteria for printed paper, bed mattresses, absorbent hygiene products and rinse-off cosmetic products.