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By using the TCO Certified sustainability certification, IT brands, manufacturers and buyers have seen less non-conformities in the manufacturing of certified computers, displays and other electronic products.

A TUV Green Product Mark case study, “Ecolabel Builds Synergies Between Value Chain Actors to Accomplish Sustainable Procurement Goal: A Case from Telecom Industry” was named an Outstanding Case Study by the Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council.

The Hong Kong Green Awards were first organized by the Green Council in 2010 with the goal of formally identifying and recognising local companies with exceptional performance on green purchasing and/or green management.

The Global Ecolabelling Network joins the European Green Capital, the City of Nijmegen, ICLEI, the Government of the Netherlands, PIANOo and the EC in supporting the EcoProcura 2018 Conference in Nijmegen, Netherlands.

The Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council convenes buyers, suppliers, and public interest advocates to develop programs that simplify and standardise sustainable purchasing efforts by large organisations.

Deadline: 15 June, 2018

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The way sustainability concepts are generally presented isn’t relevant to consumers. Radley Yeldar, an independent, London-based communications agency, provides a guide for reframing your communications.

Björn-Erik Lönn, Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Global Ecolabelling Network was the convener of the working group that revised the standard.

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