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Das Österreichische UmweltzeichenAustrian Ecolabel
The Austrian national ecolabel run by the Ministry of the Environment (Lebensministerium)
Products/Services:
  • ICT (information and communication techn.)
  • Energy
  • Cleaning
  • Timber
  • Buildings and construction
  • Lighting
  • Office stationery
  • Gardening
  • Events
  • Furniture
Language:

German

Country:
  • Austria
Topic:
  • Ecolabels
Level:
  • National
Publisher:

Austrian Ministry of Environment (Lebensministerium)

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EU Ecolabel (Flower)
Ecolabel run by the European Commission. The only ecolabel to operate across the whole of the EU.
Products/Services:
  • Textiles
  • ICT (information and communication techn.)
  • Cleaning
  • Lighting
  • Office stationery
  • Gardening
  • Furniture
Language:

English, Bulgarian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Maltese, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Slovak, Slovene, Spanish, Swedish

Country:
  • Europe/EU
Topic:
  • Ecolabels
Level:
  • Europe
Publisher:

European Commission, DG Environment

Procurement criteria
Blauer EngelBlue Angel (Blauer Engel)
The official ecolabel run by the German government, and used as the basis for many of the sustainable procurement activities in Germany.
Products/Services:
  • Textiles
  • ICT (information and communication techn.)
  • Transport and vehicles
  • Energy
  • Timber
  • Buildings and construction
  • Lighting
  • Office stationery
  • Gardening
  • Furniture
Language:

English, German

Country:
  • Germany
Topic:
  • Ecolabels
Level:
  • National
Publisher:

Blauer Engel

Procurement criteria
NF EnvironnementNF Environnement
French national ecolabel, run by AFNOR, and covering a large number of product groups.
Products/Services:
  • Cleaning
  • Buildings and construction
  • Office stationery
  • Gardening
  • Furniture
Language:

French

Country:
  • France
Topic:
  • Ecolabels
Level:
  • National
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United Nations - Sustainable procurement guidelines
Sustainable procurement criteria for a wide range of product groups to be followed by UN organisations globally. Produced as part of the Sustainable United Nations initiative
Products/Services:
  • Food and catering
  • ICT (information and communication techn.)
  • Cleaning
  • Office stationery
  • Furniture
Language:

English

Country:
  • International
Level:
  • International
Publisher:

United Nations (2011)

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European Commission GPP criteriaEuropean Commission GPP criteria
A growing set of GPP criteria for many product and service groups, developed in consultation with the EU Member States.
Some criteria have been translated into all EU languages. Others are only available in English
Products/Services:
  • Food and catering
  • Textiles
  • ICT (information and communication techn.)
  • Transport and vehicles
  • Energy
  • Cleaning
  • Buildings and construction
  • Lighting
  • Office stationery
  • Gardening
  • Furniture
Language:

English, Bulgarian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Maltese, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Slovak, Slovene, Spanish, Swedish

Country:
  • Europe/EU
Topic:
  • General GPP/SPP
Level:
  • Europe
Publisher:

European Commission

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Nordic Ecolabel (Swan)
The official Ecolabel of the Nordic countries, was established in 1989 by the Nordic Council of Ministers.
Products/Services:
  • Textiles
  • ICT (information and communication techn.)
  • Transport and vehicles
  • Energy
  • Cleaning
  • Buildings and construction
  • Office stationery
  • Gardening
  • Furniture
Language:

English, Danish, Finnish, Swedish

Country:
  • Europe/EU
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Sweden
  • Iceland
  • Norway
Topic:
  • Ecolabels
Level:
  • Europe
  • National
Publisher:

Nordic Ecolabel

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A magyar környezetbarát termék címkeHungarian Ecolabel
The Hungarian national ecolabel, run by the Hungarian Ministry of Environment and Water
Products/Services:
  • ICT (information and communication techn.)
  • Transport and vehicles
  • Energy
  • Cleaning
  • Buildings and construction
  • Office stationery
  • Infrastructure
Language:

Hungarian

Country:
  • Hungary
Topic:
  • Ecolabels
Level:
  • National
Publisher:

Hungarian Ministry of Environment and Water

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MilieukeurMilieukeur
The Dutch national ecolabel, run by SMK, an organisation established by the national government for this purpose
Products/Services:
  • Food and catering
  • Energy
  • Cleaning
  • Buildings and construction
  • Infrastructure
Language:

Dutch

Country:
  • Netherlands
Topic:
  • Ecolabels
Level:
  • National
Publisher:

SMK

Procurement criteria
Buy Fair - A guide to the public purchasing of fair trade products
Guide produced by the Buy Fair project, providing guidance and criteria for the purchasing of fair trade products. For other language versions please visit the website.
Products/Services:
  • Food and catering
Language:

English, Catalan, German, Slovene, Spanish

Country:
  • Europe/EU
Topic:
  • Fair trade
Level:
  • Europe
  • National
  • Regional
  • Local
Publisher:

ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability (2007)

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