ISKO gets EU Ecolabel Certification
After the Nordic Swan Ecolabel certification, ISKO received another prestigious eco-certification: the EU Ecolabel. It has been given for several products of the ISKO Earth Fit line. The ISKO EU Ecolabel products will be launched in May 2017 as part of the new collection.
“Being conscientious comes from research, attention,
deep commitment and pointed awareness about what
is happening to our planet” explains Fatih Konukoglu,
CEO of ISKO™ Division and board member of SANKO Group. Anita Winsnes, managing director of Ecolabelling Norway: “It’s great that the world’s biggest
denim manufacturer shows such a commitment to
sustainability. If we are going to succeed with the necessary
green shift in our global economy, it’s important
that companies like ISKO clear the way. When giants
take steps towards more sustainability, the impacts
The EU Ecolabel is the official environmental label in the European Union and is based on a commitment to environmental sustainability. The criteria have been developed and agreed upon by scientists, NGOs, and stakeholders to create a credible and reliable way to make environmentally responsible choices. EU Ecolabel is a holistic label which targets all relevant environmental issues in the entire lifecycle of the product
– from resource extraction, use of energy and chemicals and CO-emissions, as well as the social conditions for works in the value chain. R.H.