Position papers

EU Ecolabel must not demonise technologies

Credible ecolabels should rely on concretely measurable impacts of products or economic activities, and not discriminate against entire technologies. 

Brussels, 24 January 2019. The European biotechnology industry strongly rejects the EU Commission’s suggestion to potentially exclude genetic engineering, from the scope of the planned EU Ecolabel for Financial Products. Credible ecolabels should rely on concretely measurable impacts of products or economic activities, and not discriminate against entire technologies.

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