Ecolabel Guide Mobile App

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Ecolabel Guide app is developed to help consumers make sustainable choice of products based on the information that stands behind the label and to distinguish ecolabels from other labels.
Ecological Union
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Nordic Inputs to EU Policy on Harmful Chemicals in...

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Of interest to all policy makers and industry organisations faced with the challenge of reducing hazardous chemicals in consumer products (with focus on textiles) and their production cycles. A thorough examination of the potential of mandatory declarations...

Nordic Council of Ministers
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This 12/12, its time to celebrate SDG12

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Today, the 12th December, one of the partners of the Consumer Information Programme, Cruelty Free International, are celebrating SDG 12 and showcasing how cruelty-free products, ones that have not been tested on animals, can help achieve sustainable consumptio...

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Green Action Fund

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The Green Action Fund is the funding element of Green Action Week, an annual global campaign running 1-9 October, to promote sustainable consumption. The fund is administered by Consumers International, with materials, research, policy support, and joint-campa...

Consumers International
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Strengthening Chemical in Product campaign towards...

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In order to strengthen the chemicals in products campaign in Nepal towards effective SAICM implementation in the country using chemical in toys as an example, a comprehensive study of chemicals in products (toys) was carried out by CEPHED and IPEN in January...

Center for Public Health and Environmental Development (CEPHED), The International Persistent Organic Pollutants Elimination Network (IPEN)
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Update on activities of Forest Stewardship Council...

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FSC certification is being used by many public authorities as (non-exclusive) evidence of sustainable sourcing in relation to wood and wood products. FSC works on increased availability and reliability of FSC-products. FSC National offices assist policy mak...

John Hontelez
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The Nordic textile reuse and recycling commitment

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Of key interest to collectors of used textiles and policymakers looking for codes of conduct that ensure transparent and responsible textile collection and handling. A comprehensive 3rd party certification system for collectors of used textiles was develop...

Nordic Council of Ministers
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World Ecolabel Day

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An initiative of the Global Ecolabelling Network (GEN), World Ecolabeling Day allows the role of ecolabels to be recognised and celebrated, and offers promotion of the products and services with ecolabels which help to protect consumers and the planet. 25th Oc...

Global Ecolabelling Network
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Action plan on financing sustainable growth

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The action plan adopted in March 2018 has 3 main objectives: (1) reorient capital flows towards sustainable investment, for sustainable and inclusive growth; (2) manage financial risks stemming from climate change, environmental and social issues; and (3) fost...

European Commission
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Ecolabels role in sustainable textile production –...

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Of interest to textile producers wanting assistance in greening their production facilities and saving money and policymakers wishing to create support frameworks for green production. Piloting of Ecolabels and Environmental Management in the textile produc...

Nordic Council of Ministers
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Centre for Responsible Business (CRB) - 5th Annual...

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As an organisation working on sustainability/sustainable development, the Centre for Responsible Business (CRB) believes collaboration is fundamental to achieve the ambitious Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) – and its necessary to assess various approach...

Centre for Responsible Business
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Common Nordic Guideline on Supply Chain Management of...

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Of interest to textile and clothing brands (especially SMEs) wishing to have better control over chemical use in their supply chains. Also useful for policymakers and branch organisaiotns wishing to develop tools for assisting these companies. An online pl...

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International Forum for sustainable business...

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GREEN MIND (occurring annually since 2012) provides a unique platform for communication and partnerships among members of businesses, governments, science and the public in their common endeavour for sustainable development. The Forum promotes the concepts of...

All-Ukraine NGO «Living Planet»
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The MSC, Nomad Foods, and GlobeScan to Host SDG...

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This webinar, hosted by the MSC, Nomad Foods, and GlobeScan, will discuss: 1. Why SDG #14 is behind other Goals in making progress and what are the obstacles; 2. How the fishing industry, consumers, NGOs, government and standards organisations can contribu...

GlobeScan
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Event - Launch - TCO Certified, generation 8. December...

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Join us in Brussels on December 4th 2018, for the launch of TCO Certified, generation 8. In this latest generation of sustainability criteria for IT products, TCO Certified will help purchasers and industry take a more circular approach in progressing tow...

TCO Development
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