Global Ecolabelling Network (GEN)

Linking a world of environmentally preferable products and services

The Global Ecolabelling Network (GEN) is a non-profit association of third-party, environmental performance recognition, certification and labelling organisations founded in 1994 to improve, promote, and develop the ecolabelling of products and services. Only environmentally friendly products and services proven to have lower environmental impact may carry a GEN member ecolabel.

Please note: a log-in and password are required to access the members' area where AGM registration, surveys and member reports may be found.  Password enquiries should be sent to the secretariat.

Latest News

Two decades of sustainable cities


ICLEI has celebrated 20 years of work on sustainable procurement at a reception in Bilbao’s Guggenheim Museum on 26 April.ICLEI Guggeheim

Philippines Forestry Certification Board

June Alvarez, familiar to many GEN members from his engagement at the network's AGMs, is among those promoting the Philippines Sustainable Forest certification system.