News: UK Ecolabel Delivery speaks at Sustainability Seminar organised by licence holder PPG Paints
On 18th October, Paul Vaughan from UKED presented the benefits of the EU Ecolabel scheme and particularly the Paints criteria to attendees at one of PPG's Regional Sustainability seminars in Wigan.
Wednesday, 16th November 2016
PPG is the maker of Jonhstone's Paints including a range of 'Ecological Solutions' paints that have been awarded the EU Ecolabel.
As a leader in providing sustainable solutions to social housing providers, local authorities etc. PPG are holding a series of information seminars across the country, focussing on sustainability. The subjects spoken about on the day included the timber trade regulation and building for sustainability. Paul Vaughan of UK Ecolabel Delivery presented the benefits of the EU Ecolabel scheme and in particular provided an overview of the criteria for the award of the Ecolabel to paints.
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.
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.