Standards

EcoLogo Program

EcoLogo Program

Governing Organization

TerraChoice Environmental Marketing, Inc.

Contact Now

Assessment Type

Third party assessed by verified bodies

Memberships

Global Ecolabelling Network (GEN)

Sectors Covered

Various Sectors

Issues Covered

Biodegradable and Recycling, Carbon, CSR, Energy Efficiency, Environmental Management, Waste and Chemicals Management, Water Related

Information from the ITC's Standards Map

Overview

TerraChoice is a private marketing and environmental consultancy based in Canada that helps clients of different sectors and business lines to integrate sustainability principles and goals into business strategies. TerraChoice is TerraVeritas partner and since 2010 it operates as a subsidiary of Underwriters Laboratories Standards.
Since 1995 TerraChoice has been managing EcoLogoTM, an... more

Key Features

The EcoLogo ProgramTM uses three different measures to verify whether products fulfill the standards requirements _x0013_ mill performance, mill efficiency, and pollution levels. These measures are included in a _x001C_ load point_x001D_ measure that is used to determine environmental preference.
EcoLogoTM Standard_x0019_ s criteria are revised every three years in consultation with... more

Stakeholder Engagement

EcoLogo certification criteria documents (CCDs) are developed in an open, public and transparent process, with a broad base of stakeholder participation including user groups (e.g. procurement associations, institutional purchasers and consumer protection organizations), product producers (e.g. industry members and associations), government / regulators, general science-based... more

Go to Standards Map At a Glance Sheet

Sustainability Issues

Popular Searches

Ekobai.com`s concise market guides provide a unique insight into key areas of responsible business and the standards relating to each. Here you will find information on forestry and wood products, Fair Trade standards, food safety, organic standards, product safety standards, environmental management systems and more. The Analysis section also features up-to-date news on sustainable sector-specific issues and developments

ekobai.com messaging