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.
Valid from 1 January 2019 Amount excluding VAT
Application for a new licence 3 000 EUR. Inspection of 2 production series (same technology/design/materials) is included in the application fee. For inspection of additional series, 1 500 EUR per series will be charged. Application for a renewed licence when the requirements have been tightened 1 500 EUR. Inspection of 2 production series is included in the fee. For inspection of additional series, 750 EUR per series will be charged.
Annual licence fee
The licence fee for the Nordic Swan Ecolabelled products is based on their turnover in the Nordic countries The fee is 0,3 % of the products' turnover in the Nordic countries. Minimum fee in the Nordic countries 2 000 EUR per year. Maximum fee in the Nordic countries 85 000 EUR per year. Fixed fee that is added for sales outside the Nordic countries 2 000 EUR per year if the turnover exceeds 300 000 EUR.
Fee for extension / change of licence
Should the extension regard inspection of production series, which are not already included in the licence, 1 500 EUR will be charged per series. Other types of alterations will be charged a fixed fee according to how long the work takes.
Up to 4 hours 375 EUR. 4–8 hours 750 EUR. 8 or more hours 1 500 EUR.
Fee for on-site inspections
One on-site inspection in the Nordic countries is included when applying for a new or renewed licence.
Additional on-site inspection within the Nordic countries 500 EUR per visit. On-site inspection outside the Nordic region, but within Europe 1 500 EUR per visit. On-site inspection outside Europe 2 500 EUR per visit. Additional fee for on-site inspections lasting longer than one day 1 000 EUR per day.
Ecolabelling Sweden AB has no financial profit purpose and is financed through the fees above along with an annual government grant. The company is however liable for VAT according to article 56 of the European Council Directive 2006/112/EC.
Invoicing is made in SEK with the exchange rate from the first banking day of the year.
When both the applicant and the manufacturer are micro-enterprises, the application fee is reduced by 50%. A micro-enterprise is in this context defined as an enterprise with less than 10 employees and an annual turnover (of both ecolabelled and not ecolabelled products) below 2 million EUR.
Background documentEnglish / 5.9
Information on the latest version of the criteria for TV and projectors
5.8 ⇛ 5.9: Prolongation of the validity of the criteria
The validity of the criteria has been extended by 12 months. The new version, 5.9, is valid even though 30 June 2023.
5.7 ⇛ 5.8: Adjustment of the criteria
Requirement O3 has been adjusted regarding energy requirements. The new version, 5.8, is valid until 30 June 2022.
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.
In order to use the Nordic Swan Ecolabel in your marketing, you must have a valid Nordic Swan Ecolabel licence. Please log in to The Nordic Ecolabelling Portal to apply for a licence. You are free to use the Nordic Swan Ecolabel in all of your marketing from the date of approval until your licence expires.
Go to The Nordic Ecolabelling Portal and start your application process! If this is the first time you apply, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to receive login information for the Portal.
Start by going through the requirements and fees that apply to your specific product group. These can be found above.
In some cases, you must use our separate application form. For example, the form must be used in cases where the producer and licensee are two separate companies, or if you wish to cancel a licence. Please contact your advisor in these cases, or if you are unsure what applies to you. The form to be used in these special cases can be downloaded here.
For more details on the application process, please head to our application guide: "Application step by step".
Good luck with your application!