Producers, converters and users of bioplastics which are compostable according to the European standard EN 13432 / 14955 will soon be able to obtain the “seedling”, the EU-wide established eco-logo also via the Belgian certifier Vinçotte.
As of 1 April 2012 Belgium-based Vinçotte will join the German certifier Din Certco in awarding the compostability logo “seedling”. Certification follows a consistent certification scheme.
A corresponding contract is being signed these days by European Bioplastics (trademark owner), Din Certco and Vinçotte.
Tags: composting certification network, eco-logo “seedling”
Source: European-Bioplastics, 2012-03-21.