Circular economy and resource efficiency
Extracting and using raw materials has a major impact on the environment. Many of the Earth's resources are finite and now humans are even depleting renewable resources faster than the Earth can renew them.
A transition to a more circular economy is crucial along with decoupling growth from the consumption of finite resources. With focus on designing out pollution and waste and keeping products in use or resources in valuable resource loops, the Nordic Swan Ecolabel is a strong tool for circular economy. Read more about circular economy and the standpoints we work from.