Nordic Swan Ecolabelled laundry detergents for professional use are among the least environmentally damaging in their category.
Strict requirements are set for the impact on the environment, health is taken into account and the quality is in order.
Environmental requirements include that all surfactants (detergents) must be degradable in environments with and without oxygen. In addition, the total environmental impact of the product is limited.
Regarding health requirements, the products must not contain substances that are classified as carcinogenic, mutagenic, harmful to reproduction or allergenic. In addition, a number of environmentally harmful or allergenic ingredients are banned. Perfume substances must not be included in declarable quantities.
Finally, the manufacturer must provide documentation of the product's effectiveness, which must be at least as good as other similar products.
Below you will find all the necessary documents and background information to apply for the Nordic Swan Ecolabel.