GEN

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.

Find our latest published annual report here.

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



Latest News


ISO announces new sustainable procurement standard

GEN Chair Bjorn-Erik Lonn welcomes the further endorsement of “Type 1” ecolabels.


Leading, serving, gowing

The Global Ecolabelling Network board met April 6 – 7, 2017, in Bangkok, Thailand. Starting on Chakri Day commemorating the founding of the Chakri Dynasty, of which the current Thailand...