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The EU Ecolabel project follows the methodology reported in the Annex I of the Regulation (EC) No 66/2010 of the European Parliament and the council of 25 November 2009 on the EU Ecolabel.


1. Preliminary report including:

  • Product definition and classification
  • Economic and market analysis
  • Technical and environmental analysis

2. Technical report including criteria proposal and supporting rationale. Several intermediate versions are produced during the process.

Project timeline


"Rinse-off Cosmetics"




1st Ad-hoc Working Group (AHWG) meeting to discuss on the revised EU Ecolabel criteria proposal took place on 27th of November 2019 in Brussels.

2nd AHWG meeting took place on 4th and 5th June 2020 (via Webex).

Stakeholder consultation

There next expected consultation is in October 2020. To register to the process please fill in the registration instructions.