CARES

INDUSTRY CATEGORY Manufacture of Basic Materials TARGET AUDIENCE B2B APPLIES TO SPECIFIC PRODUCT CONTROLLED BY BRE WEBSITE  Visit   CARES Certificate Description The CARES Sustainability Scheme provides a means by which approved firms in the reinforcing steel supply chain are able to declare product and organisational level sustainability performance, and achieve credits in the green building rating systems such as BREEAM and LEED. Alligns with ISO 14001,900, EN 15804, BS

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Eco-Reinforcement Certificate

INDUSTRY CATEGORY Manufacture of Basic Materials TARGET AUDIENCE B2B APPLIES TO MULTIPRODUCT CONTROLLED BY Intertek WEBSITE  Visit Eco-Reinforcement Certificate Description Eco-Reinforcement is a third-party certification scheme developed by the reinforcing steel industry to comply with the BES 6001 Framework Standard for the Responsible Sourcing of Construction Products. Eco-Reinforcement is run by an independent scheme council. There are two ways of membership: manufacturer and stakeholder. Stakeholder membership is free to any

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BREEAM

INDUSTRY CATEGORY Construction Industry TARGET AUDIENCE B2C APPLIES TO MULTIPRODUCT CONTROLLED BY BRE Academy WEBSITE  Visit BREEAM Certificate Description BREEAM is the world’s leading sustainability assessment method for masterplanning projects, infrastructure and buildings. It recognises and reflects the value in higher performing assets across the built environment lifecycle, from new construction to in-use and refurbishment. Certification criteria include:  Energy, Health and Wellbeing, Land-use, Innovation,Materials, Management,Pollution, Transport, Waste, Water. Sustainable Development

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Nordic Swan Ecolabel

INDUSTRY CATEGORY Consumer Products (60 Product Categories) TARGET AUDIENCE B2B and B2C STAGE OF VALUE CHAIN Lifecycle Assessment TYPE OF STANDARD Eco-Label GEOGRAPHICAL REGION NORDIC COUNTRIES APPLIES TO Multiproduct CONTROLLED BY Nordic Ecolabelling Board and the Global Ecolabelling Network WEBSITE  Visit  Visit Nordic Swan Ecolabel Certificate Description The Nordic Swan Ecolabel is the official ecolabel in the Nordic region. Thier goal is to reduce the environmental impact of consumption and

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Global Organic Textile Standard

INDUSTRY CATEGORY Apparel Industry TARGET AUDIENCE B2B and B2C APPLIES TO Multiproduct  CONTROLLED BY Organic Trade Assosiation WEBSITE  Visit Global Organic Textile Standard Certificate Description The Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) was developed through collaboration by leading standard setters with the aim of defining requirements that are recognised world-wide and that ensure the organic status of textiles from harvesting of the raw materials through environmentally and socially responsible manufacturing all

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Global Traceable Down Standard

INDUSTRY CATEGORY Textile and  Apparel Industry TARGET AUDIENCE B2B APPLIES TO Specific Product CONTROLLED BY NSF International WEBSITE  Visit Global Traceable Down Standard Certificate Description NSF can certify all elements of the down supply chain to the new Global Traceable Down Standard (Global TDS). The standard ensures that down in garments and other household and commercial products comes from a responsible source that respects animal welfare and can be transparently traced.

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Bluesign Certificate

INDUSTRY CATEGORY Textile and Related Industry TARGET AUDIENCE B2B and B2C APPLIES TO Multiproduct CONTROLLED BY Bluesign Technologies WEBSITE  Visit Bluesign Certificate Description Bluesign was founded in 2000. They developed and introduced an “Input Stream Management System” in the textile and related industries. They have more than 600 system partners worldwide. They are HQ in St. Gallen/Switzerland.The bluesign® system addresses the environmental impact associated with processing in the textile supply

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Blue Angel

INDUSTRY CATEGORY Product and Services TARGET AUDIENCE B2C STAGE OF VALUE CHAIN Life Cycle  TYPE OF STANDARD Label GEOGRAPHICAL REGION Germany CONTROLLED BY Federal Ministry for the Environment WEBSITE  Visit Blue Angel Certificate Description The Blue Angel (Der Blaue Engel) is a German certification for products and services that have environmentally friendly aspects. It has been awarded since 1978 by the Jury Umweltzeichen, a group of 13 people from environment

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Green Screen

INDUSTRY CATEGORY Products and Services TARGET AUDIENCE B2C STAGE OF VALUE CHAIN Life Cycle Assessment TYPE OF STANDARD Label GEOGRAPHICAL REGION USA CONTROLLED BY Textile Exchange WEBSITE  Visit Green Screen Certificate Description GreenScreen Certified™ is an independent, non-profit certification standard that promotes the use of inherently safer chemicals in products and manufacturing.  Products are certified to Bronze, Silver or Gold. Bronze certification prohibits the use of any chemical of high

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Global Social Compliance Program

INDUSTRY CATEGORY Consumer Goods TARGET AUDIENCE B2B and B2C STAGE OF VALUE CHAIN Life Cycle  TYPE OF STANDARD Label GEOGRAPHICAL REGION Global CONTROLLED BY The consumer goods forum WEBSITE  Visit Global Social Compliance Program Certificate Description The CGF is a unique organisation in many ways. First, they are primarily focused on helping their brand members drive positive change. They build consumer trust by addressing issues that they care about. Second,

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