TV and Projectors 071
A Nordic Ecolabelled TV or projector
– has low energy consumption
– does not contain harmful flame retardants.
– is free of mercury and contains a minimal amount of environmentally hazardous and harmfull chemicals
– is easy to recycle
The Nordic Ecolabel carries out on-site inspections in product development departments and factories to ensure that production follows the Nordic Ecolabelling requirements.
Fees valid from January 1st, 2019 until further notice
Application fee including one on-site inspection within the Nordic region *) 30 000 SEK excl. VAT. Inspection of 2 production series (same technology / design / materials) is included in the application fee. For inspection of aditional series, 15 000 SEK excl. VAT per series will be charged. Renewal fee *) 15 000 SEK excl. VAT. Inspection of 2 production series (same technology / design / materials) is included in the fee. For inspection of aditional series, 7 500 SEK excl. VAT per series will be charged.
Annual licence fee:
Annual Nordic licence fee**) 0,3 % of the licence's annual turnover in the Nordic countries, excl. VAT Minimum fee for the Nordic countries 2 000 EUR annually excl. VAT Maximum fee for the Nordic countries 85 000 EUR annually excl. VAT Annual licence fee outside the Nordic countries (for licence holders with a turnover of more than 300 000 EUR of Nordic Swan ecolabelled products, sold outside the Nordic countries) 2 000 EUR annually excl. VAT
If the Nordic Swan ecolabelled products are only sold outside the Nordic countries, a minimum fee is always charged.
Fee for extensions/alterations of licence:
Extension/alteration of existing licence Should the extension regard inspection of production series, which are not already included in the licence, 15 000 SEK excl. VAT will be charged per series.
Other types of alterations will be charged according to how long it takes to deal with the matter:
- Less than 4 hours: 3 750 SEK excl. VAT
- Between 4 and 8 hours: 7 500 SEK excl. VAT
- More than 8 hours: 15 000 SEK excl. VAT
Fees for on-site inspections:
Extra fee for additional on-site inspection within the Nordic countries 5 000 SEK excl. VAT per visit On-site inspection outside the Nordic region, but within Europe***) 15 000 SEK excl. VAT per visit On-site inspections outside Europe***) 25 000 SEK excl. VAT per visit
Euro rate: The exchange rate of the first day of the year is used to convert amounts in Euro to national currency:
*) Micro enterprises are charged half the fee. A micro enterprise, according to our definition, is a company with a maximum of 10 employees and with a total turnover of €2 000 000 (including both ecolabelled and non-ecolabelled products).
**) Corporations pay only one licence fee
***) There is an extra fee of 1 000 EUR per day if the inspection takes more than one day.
Background documentEnglish / 5.7
Information on the latest version of the criteria for TV and projectors
5.6 ⇛ 5.7: Prolongation of the validity of the criteria
The validity of the criteria has been extended by 10 months. The new version, 5.7, is valid even though 30 June 2022.
5.5 ⇛ 5.6: Prolongation of the validity of the criteria
The validity of the criteria has been extended by 14 months. The new version, 5.6, is valid even though 31 August 31 2021.
5.4 ⇛ 5.5: Prolongation of the validity of the criteria
The validity of the criteria has been extended. The new version, 5.5, is valid even though 30 June 2020.
5.3 ⇛ 5.4: Adjustment of requirements and extension of the validity of the criteria
- Requirements O13, plastic packaging materials have been removed.
- Requirements O15, instructions for use and requirements O16, code of conduct, have been changed.
- The documentation requirements for requirements O17 and O19 – O24 have been changed.
At the same time, the validity of the criteria was extended by 27 months. The new version, 5.4, is valid even though 30 June 2019.
5.2 ⇛ 5.3: Extension of the validity of the criteria
The validity of the criteria has been extended by 9 months. At the same time, requirement O26, Marketing is removed. The new version, 5.3, is valid until March 31, 2017.
5.1 ⇛ 5.2: Adjustment of requirements
Requirements O11 Disassembly: Exceptions to the requirement are made for extruded plastic materials and light guides in flat screens. The new version, 5.2, is valid until June 30, 2016.
5.0 ⇛ 5.1: Adjustment of requirements
New version of the criteria for Nordic Ecolabelled TV and projectors is published because the requirement for plasticizer in external power cable has been updated / revised. Updates are made to adapt the requirement to conditions in cable production. A level of tolerance for pollution has been introduced and a definition of what is to be considered as pollution.
We are so happy you decided to send in an application for the Nordic Swan Ecolabel!
The application process starts by you downloading the application form and filling it in. You then send it to Ecolabelling Sweden.
We will register your application and send you a confirmation. You will also be assigned an advisor who will help you through the application process.
During this process, you will send in documentation that proves that your product can successfully meet each of Nordic Ecolabelling’s requirements for your specific product group.
The application consists of these parts:
- Completed application form
- Documentation Overview
- Documentation showing fulfilment of all requirements according to the criteria document
Once your product has been approved – not before, you have the right to use the Nordic Swan Ecolabel in all your marketing as long as your licence is valid.
We wish you luck with your application and, most importantly, your work towards a more sustainable world!
For more information: "Application step by step"