The One Planet Network Programme on Consumer...

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The UN One Planet Network’s Consumer Information Programme for Sustainable Consumption and Production (CI-SCP) serves as a global platform to support the provision of quality information on goods and services, and the identification and implementation of the...

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Latest Articles from the Consumer Information Programme

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Read the latest articles from the Consumer Information Programme featuring the recent events that we have hosted and some of our activities and projects.
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Webinar February 14: Using purchasing to drive...

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There’s still a lot of work to do to reach a sustainable life cycle for IT products. Some of the most pressing issues include the overuse of finite natural resources, alarming amounts of e-waste as well as violations of workers’ rights and labour laws in t...

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Floriculture Sustainability Initiative (FSI)

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The Floriculture Sustainability Initiative (FSI) is a multi-stakeholder initiative that brings together members of the international floriculture supply-chain. FSI members collaborate to improve practices and drive positive change in the sustainable production...

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Consumer Information for SCP - National Focal Point...

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Join us on 16th January 2019, 13:30 CET to hear an overview of the Consumer Information Programme and their recommendations of best practices for providing consumers with accurate and reliable sustainability information, inspiring behaviour change amongst cons...

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Life Cycle-Based Ecolabels & Global Ecolabelling...

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The Global Ecolabelling Network have drafted brief descriptions of Type 1 life cycle-based ecolabels and the Global Ecolabelling Network into English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese and Russian.
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GlobeScan's MSC Consumer Survey

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The Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) conducts a biennial consumer survey exploring awareness, understanding, and trust around the MSC ecolabel and ecolabels more generally. We also ask what the most important ocean issues are to people. The results are made pu...

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Guidelines for Providing Product Sustainability...

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Global guidance on making effective environmental, social and economic claims, to empower and enable consumer choice. The Guidelines offer value chain and public sector professionals clear guidance on making effective, trustworthy claims to consumers, on p...

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Product Lifetime Extension Case Study: Caterpillar

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This case study presents a successful business strategy to extend products lifetime. The aim with these case study is to inspire and encourage organisations to shift to more circular models, to improve their business models towards prolonging or extending a pr...

Akatu Institute
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Consumers International Summit 2019

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From consumer choice to data privacy, connected products to access, the Consumers International Summit 2019 examines some of the most pressing issues consumers face in the digital world. The Consumers International Summit 2019 takes place from 29 April – 2 M...

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Workshop at ISO TC 207 Event, Berlin 2019, Guidelines...

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We are pleased to announce that a side event on the 'Guidelines for Providing Product Sustainability Information' will be organised during the next ISO TC 207 meeting - Environmental Management. The side event will be held in Berlin on 3 June after the regular...

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Case Study Colgate-Palmolive - Guidelines for Providing...

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This case study forms part of the project ‘Testing the Applicability of the Guidelines for Providing Product Sustainability Information'. The aim is to share a practical application of the Guidelines’ principles by companies and standard-setting organizati...

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Train the Trainers - Guidelines for Providing Product...

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This toolkit is aimed at partners of the United Nations Environment Programme and the One Planet network Consumer Information Programme that wish to deliver workshops and/or trainings on the Guidelines for Providing Product Sustainability Information (hereafte...

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Self-Assessment Tool - Guidelines for Providing Product...

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This online tool is based on the United Nations Guidelines for Providing Product Sustainability Information. The main objective of this online tool is to offer an opportunity for organizations to self-assess and improve the way they are communicating with cons...

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Ready to Drive the Market: Experiences from Road...

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This report complements the Guidelines for Providing Product Sustainability Information by offering insights into the practical application of the Guidelines’ ten principles, based on the outcomes of a global road testing exercise that was held from January...

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