Certification Marks on Greenweez

All certification marks and labels on products provided by Greenweez guarantee you the highest quality and safety standards. These various labels and logos help consumers identify goods that have the quality and safety features they want.

It is important to know that a product certification mark takes into account the composition and the origin of a product. Contracts and specifications indicate a level of requirements concerning environmental and/or social impact of the production methods, the conditions of use and the end-of-life product management.

Please find below details for all official labels and certification marks you might encounter online.

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Agriculture Biologique
guarantees that at least 95% of the products' ingredients come from organically-produced animals and plants, using breeding and agricultural pratices that protect the environment, natural balances and animal welfare
EU Organic Farming
The EU organic logo indicates that this product is in full conformity with the conditions and regulations for the organic farming sector established by the European Union. For processed products it means that at least 95% of the agricultural ingredients are organic.
Not suitable for pregnant women
Consumption of alcoholic beverages during pregnancy, even in small amounts, may have serious consequences on child's health
Made in Germany
3 Years Warranty
The Blue Angel
is the most well-known eco-label. It is only awarded to products and services which – from a holistic point of view – are of considerable benefit to the environment and, at the same time, meet high standards of serviceability, health, and occupational protection.
French VOC Label
Statement on level of emission of volatile substances in indoor air posing a toxic threat during inhaling – on a scale from A+ (very low-emission) to C (high-emission)
BDIH
International Organic and Natural Cosmetics Corporation: The BDIH seal provides the consumer with a guarantee that the certified products were produced using only raw materials which meet the strict specifications, what is referred to as the "BDIH-Standard".
Biogarantie
is a Belgian organic label. This label is promoting and managing products issued from the organic farming. Biogarantie® supervises and guarantees the organic quality of the product.
Leaping Bunny
The Leaping Bunny Program provides the best assurance that no new animal testing is used in any phase of product development by the company, its laboratories, or suppliers. 
Biolaine
Wool of French origin, naturally treated against dust mites. Biolaine is certified by OekoTex100.
Compostability label
The "Seedling" is a reliable label for compostability. Seedling certified packaging are made of renewable resources. They are 100% compostable and biodegradable and their production process consumes less energy hence emitting less carbon dioxide.
Bioland
is the largest organic food association in Germany and its own organic certification program exceeds the EU minimum requirements.
Conformité Européenne
The CE marking is a mandatory conformity marking that indicates the compliance with EU legislation of a product, wherever in the world manufactured, and enables its free movement within the European market.
CADR
The CADR ratings were developed by Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers (AHAM) and are measured according to a procedure specified by ANSI/AHAM AC-1. The higher the CADR number, the more air it filters particles per minute. Consumers can use these ratings to compare air cleaners from the various manufacturers.
Bio Nach EG öko verordnung
German most renowed organic logo that indicates that the product is in full conformity with the conditions and regulations for the organic farming sector established by the European Union.
ENERGY STAR
Created in 1992 in the USA by the Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Energy, ENERGY STAR is an international standard for energy efficient consumer products. ENERGY STAR qualified products use less energy, save money, and help protect the environment.
EN 71-3
European standard EN 71 specifies safety requirements for toys. Any toy placed on the EU market has to meet the new chemical requirements of the Toy Safety Directive 2009/48/EC applicable since July 20, 2013.
CertiPUR-US
Certified flexible polyurethane foams have been independently laboratory tested and certified to be: low emission (VOCs) for indoor air quality and made without ozone depleters, PBDE flame retardants, mercury, lead and heavy metals, formaldehyde and prohibited pthalates.
Cosmebio BIO label
Cosmebio certification for organic cosmetics that contain at least 95% of natural ingredients or derived from natural sources, 95% of plant-based organic ingredients and 10% of organic content.
Cosmebio ECO label
Cosmebio certification for natural and eco-friendly beauty products that contain at least 95% of natural ingredients or derived from natural sources, 50% of plant-based organic ingredients and 5% of organic content.
Demeter
Certification for biodynamic agriculture. It requires biodiversity and ecosystem preservation, soil husbandry, livestock integration and prohibition of genetically engineered organisms.
EcoControl
is an inspection and certification body for ecological/organic products and quality assurance systems in the non-food sector.
Ecocert
is an inspection and certification body established in France in 1991 by agronomists aware of the need to develop environmentally friendly agriculture and of the importance of offering some form of recognition to those committed to this method of production.
Not suitable for children under 36 months
The product should not be used without adult supervision.
EU Ecolabel
The EU Ecolabel helps you identify products and services that have a reduced environmental impact throughout their life cycle, from the extraction of raw material through to production, use and disposal.
Forest Garden Products
The Forest Garden Products certification standard has been developed to market products derived from Analog Forestry. Analog Forestry is an approach to ecological restoration which uses natural forests as guides to create ecologically stable and socio-economically productive landscapes.
Forest Stewardship Council
The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) shall promote environmentally appropriate, socially beneficial, and economically viable management of the world's forests. FSC runs a global forest certification system with two key components: Forest Management and Chain of Custody certification. This system allows consumers to identify, purchase and use timber and forest products produced from well-managed forests.
Global Organic Textile Standard
The Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) is recognised as the world's leading processing standard for textiles made from organic fibres. It defines high-level environmental criteria along the entire organic textiles supply chain and requires compliance with social criteria as well.
Geprüfte Sicherheit
The Geprüfte Sicherheit ("Tested Safety") or GS mark is a voluntary certification mark for technical equipment. It indicates that the equipment meets German and, if available, European safety requirements for such devices.
ICEA
ICEA, the Environmental and Ethical Certification Institute, is one of the most important certification bodies in Italy and in Europe, where it operates to favour a fair, responsible and sustainable development that ranges from organic farming to other sectors.
Imprim'Vert
label is awarded to printers that meet the requirements of an environmental specification. The label can be awarded to any producer of printed materials located within the European Union, whatever the printing process used.
Max Havelaar
The Max Havelaar Foundation is the Dutch member of FLO (Fairtrade Labelling Organization) International. The Max Havelaar label, the world's first Fairtrade Certification Mark, is used to distinguish Fairtrade products from conventional ones.
NATRUE
is an international non-profit association that promotes and protects natural and organic beauty and skin care products. NATRUE-certified cosmetics do not contain synthetic fragrances nor petroleum derived products, silicone oils and derivatives, nor GMOs complying with EU organic regulation. They are not tested on animals.
NATURTEXTIL
Products labeled with the quality seal NATURTEXTIL clearly demonstrate that it is eminently possible to produce modern, truly eco-friendly, socially accountable and high quality textiles.
Naturland
is an association for Organic Agriculture which promotes organic agriculture all over the world.
Nature & Progrès
To be certified with the Nature & Progrès logo, products must come from 100% organic farming and contain exclusively organic ingredients, the use of fertilizers must be limited, biodiversity has to be preserved, no ionizing radiation nor GMOs must be used.
NF Environnement
French ecological certification awarded to products that have a reduced effect on the environment while offering an equivalent performance.
Oeko-Tex
The OEKO-TEX® Standard 100 is an independent testing and certification system for textile raw materials, intermediate and end products at all stages of production. Examples for items eligible for certification: Raw and dyed/finished yarns, raw and dyed/finished fabrics and knits, ready-made articles (all types of clothing, domestic and household textiles, bed linen, terry cloth items, textile toys and more).
Öko-Test
Öko-Test is a monthly magazine for consumers that is issued in Germany and has gained recognition worldwide. ÖkoTest tests products for their quality and compatibility with the environment.
One Voice
is the leading French animal rights organisation, founded in 1995. One Voice seeks to end animal experiments, to end the use of animals in circuses and to protect farm animals, pets and other animals.
Parents a choisi
Parents Magazine tests childcare products in order to help parents raising their children. The label "Parents a choisi" is a guarantee of quality and efficiency. Innovation, safety and practicality are tested and awarded.
Water-based paints
Paints without solvents or Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC)
Qualité France
is a certification mark of agricultural and food products certified by Bureau Veritas.
Gluten-free
French association of the gluten-intolerant logo.
TÜV
TÜV Rheinland Group is the leading international body for the certification of safety and quality for products, services and management systems. The Group’s mission and guiding principle is to achieve sustained development of safety and quality in order to meet the challenges arising from the interaction between man, technology and the environment.
Spiel Gut
indicates that a toy has been tested in accordance with the following criteria: play value, material, workmanship, durability, safety, child-adequate size, quantity and design, quality of user instructions, suitability for different age groups etc. Environmental aspects are also considered such as detailed controls on pollutants (e.q cadmium, PVC and softeners).
Vegan
The Vegan Society is an educational charity that promotes and supports the vegan lifestyle. The Vegan logo is a registered trademark and is a symbol of the Vegan "Animal-free' Standards that appears on thousands of animal-free products.
WWF
The World Wide Fund for Nature is an international non-governmental organization working on issues regarding the conservation, research and restoration of the environment. WWF supports brands which develop innovative and energy-efficient technologies to reduce their impact on the environment.
USDA
Official seal of the U.S. National Organic Program that covers fresh and processed agricultural food products, including crops and livestock. NOP regulations also cover in detail all aspects of food production, processing, delivery and retail sale.
Sanitized
The Sanitized® treatment is integrated into the textile and offers long-lasting, safe and fresh wearing comfort. It is applied to products during production and guarantees a lasting effect for the life of the product.
Ecogarantie®
Ecogarantie® is a Belgian trademark for ecological products. It verifies and guarantees the ecological quality of a given product. To develop its standards, Ecogarantie® takes into account social, ecological and economic aspects, while respecting both life cycle and sustainability throughout several generations.

 

Greenweez has also created its own signs and logos in order to highlight the ecological and environmental properties of the products.

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