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

Vitality Leaf on GEN 25th Anniversary

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The Russian ecolabel presents a comprehensive review of GEN and EcoUnion participation in the program.

Green Seal’s 30 Years in Ecolabelling

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Green Seal, one of our North America-based ecolabels and a founding member of GEN, celebrates its 30th anniversary this year.