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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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Procurement criteria
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
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

Procurement criteria
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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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
Procurement criteria
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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Procurement criteria
Lewisham Guide to Green Procurement
A comprehensive guide produced for Lewisham staff, contractors and suppliers, which outlines the rationale behind the Council's environmentally responsible procurement policy, and also provides specific guidance for a number of product and service groups.
Products/Services:
  • Food and catering
  • ICT (information and communication techn.)
  • Transport and vehicles
  • Energy
  • Cleaning
  • Timber
  • Buildings and construction
  • Office stationery
  • Infrastructure
  • Gardening
  • Furniture
Language:

English

Country:
  • United Kingdom
Topic:
  • General GPP/SPP
Level:
  • Local
Publisher:

Lewisham Borough Council (2006)

Procurement criteria
Market Consultation Report: Brouwersdam tidal power plat
This report includes a detailed account on the market consultation about the realization of the Brouwersdam tidal plant in the Netherlands
Products/Services:
  • Buildings and construction
Language:

English

Country:
  • Netherlands
Topic:
  • Buildings/construction
Level:
  • National
Publisher:

Getijdencentrale Brouwersdam

Procurement criteria
Green Public Procurement Criteria for Waste Water Infrastructure
This document provides the EU Green Public Procurement (GPP) criteria recommended for the procurement of waste water infrastructure projects. The accompanying Technical Background Report provides full details on the reasons for selecting these criteria and references for further information.
The use of GPP criteria should be seen as an opportunity for waste water managing authorities to build and operate waste water infrastructures in an environmentally friendly manner.
Products/Services:
  • Buildings and construction
  • Infrastructure
Language:

English

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

European Commission (2013)

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