GEN

Global Ecolabelling Network (GEN)

Linking a world of environmentally preferable products and services


The Global Ecolabelling Network (GEN) is a non-profit association of third-party, environmental performance recognition, certification and labelling organisations founded in 1994 to improve, promote, and develop the ecolabelling of products and services. Only environmentally friendly products and services proven to have lower environmental impact may carry a GEN member ecolabel.

Find our latest published annual report here.

Please note: a log-in and password are required to access the members' area where AGM registration, surveys and member reports may be found.  Password enquiries should be sent to the secretariat.



Latest News


Gathering Global Wisdom

The head of the world’s leading environmental labelling organisation is calling on member organisations across 51 countries and territories to add their expertise to a UNEP consumer information initiative.


Danes demand more ecolabelled products

Vilvorde Conference Centre, north of Copenhagen, has become the first conference centre in Denmark to fly the flag of GEN’s Nordic ecolabel, the Swan.