The Nordic Swan Ecolabel is the official Nordic ecolabel. It has existed in Denmark since 1997 and it is continuously becoming more widespread. Today the Nordic Swan Ecolabel is present on a wide range of products in Denmark like daily commodities, clothes, furniture etc. Likewise, a wide range of hotels and services in Denmark meet the criteria and are marked with The Nordic Swan Ecolabel.
The main goal of the ecolabel is to reduce the environmental impact of consumption and protect the climate. The Nordic Swan Ecolabel is a comprehensive ecolabel, which means that its criteria takes the whole life cycle of the product and all related environmental issues into consideration. This means that some criteria are directly linked to the climate i.e. the direct use of fossil and energy during manufacturing, while others are less obvious, liked to latent aspect of the life cycle of the product and to the particular product group.
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