Briefing: Ecodesign & Energy Labelling Package – All You Need To Know
On 11 March 2019, the EU has adopted the first part of its long-awaited Ecodesign & Energy Labelling Package. The Coolprodcuts Campaign followed the developments related to this unprecedented package of measures very closely. We have also released a briefing which will answer all your questions related to the "Ecodesign Package".
Public consultation on ecodesign requirements for standby, networked standby and off mode electric power consumption
The European Commission wants to hear from citizens on the proposed eco-design requirements for standby, networked standby and off mode electric power consumption. Here’s our response.
A product database for energy-labelled products: conditions for success
The EU has plans to develop a database for energy-labelled products to monitor all appliances sold in Europe and ensure energy efficiency rules work for the environment and consumers. Here we highlight what's need to turn it into success.
Ecodesign and Energy Labelling for a circular economy
Ecodesign and Energy Labelling have already set out durability requirements for certain products such as vacuum cleaner motors and light bulbs. But it has so far mainly focused on making fridges, TVs and other appliances more energy efficient. Given its success, why not include more requirements to make products that last longer and are easily reparable and recyclable?