- Latin America / Caribbean
Sectors of activity
Environmental Services, Consumer Goods, Public Procurement
Type of initiative
Capacity Building & Implementation
Over the last ten years, the Brazilian Government has been working with ABNT to develop the process of Green Public Procurement, using the Type I Ecolabels as a technical requirement for some kind of products like furniture, papers, cleaning products and others.
As a Chapter Leader in the Americas Region, ABNT, gathering forces with the Brazilian Government, aims to develop at least two different Ecolabel Programs in two different countries until July, 2020.
As collected through the One Planet Reporting
No activities have yet been reported under this initiative
Impact and Results
- Development of the documents related to the Ecolabelling Program;
- One set of criteria for one selected product;
- Development (design) of the National Label;
- Event for Launching the National Label.
Next steps and how to get involved
If you wish to apply, please download the application form (https://www.abntonline.com.br/sustentabilidade/Rotulo/Projetos/CapacityBuilding) , fill it out and send it to the email email@example.com