News: Wools of New Zealand awarded EU Ecolabel for Greasy Wool.
Wools of New Zealand's Greasy wool is the only greasy wool audited and approved under the EU Ecolabel scheme.
Thursday, 28th April 2016
Wools of New Zealand's well established Laneve integrity system has been recognised by the EU Ecolabel, which Steven Parsons, Market Development Manager, describes as "Europe's leading sustainability brand." The Laneve integrity programme creates the only greasy wool audited and approved under the EU Ecolabel scheme. Laneve wool is used in products such as EU Ecolabel licence holder, Camira's Blazer upholstery fabric, as well as in several carpet ranges sold in the UK and North America.
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.
Revised criteria for 6 product groups published in the Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU) on 12th July 2017
The revised criteria for Hand Dishwashing Detergents, Hard Surface Cleaners, Industrial & Institutional Dishwasher Detergents, Industrial & Institutional Laundry Detergents, Laundry Detergents and Automatic Dishwasher Detergents have been published.
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.