News: Cleaning and Maintenance Magazine publish article on benefits of EU Ecolabel
If you demand high environmental and fitness for use performance from your cleaning products, whether you're a producer or consumer, then look no further than the EU Ecolabel scheme, Olivia Bertham reports.
Thursday, 9th June 2016
Finding a way through the "ecolabel-minefield" is a big challenge for producers and consumers alike. Luckily the EU Ecolabel offers a straight forward answer: a logo that advertises a product's high environmental and fitness-for-use provenance, underpinned by criteria that are science based and independently determined by stakeholders across industry, third party verified, and a logo that people can trust. Read more....
Transitional period for revised EU Ecolabel criteria for Detergents extended
Commission Decision (EU) 2017/1214 set revised criteria for various types of detergents. In order to give current licence holders more time to adapt their products to comply the transitional period has been extended from 12 to 18 months
Revised criteria for 4 product groups approved at the June meeting of the EU Ecolabel Regulatory Committee
The revised criteria for copying & graphic paper, newsprint, tissue paper and lubricants were approved at a meeting of the EU Ecolabel Regulatory Committee on 29th June 2016.
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.