10 years of the EU eco-label brochure by AndrewBrocklehurst

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									                                                      10 years EU eco-label
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                           European Commission
                           DG Environment – D.3
                                 B- 1049 Brussels
                              ecolabel@cec.eu.int

EUROPEAN COMMISSION
                      http://europa.eu.int/ecolabel                           Your guide to greener products
                                                                                              The 2002 Johannesburg World Summit on Sustainable Development has highlighted
                                                                                              the pressing need to change our consumption and production patterns. Transparent
                                                                                              and reliable information on the environmental quality of products is necessary to
                                                                                              help consumers make the right choices. The EU Eco-label fulfils that role as it is the
                                                                                              guide to Greener products in the European market.


                                                                                              The European Eco-label           celebrates its 10th anniversary this year and the
                                                                                              European Commission is organising an event for all those involved to bring the
                                                                                              Flower closer to consumers, business and the media.


                                                                                              Since the year 2000 the number of Eco-labelled items sold has risen by 300%. The
                                                                                              challenge we now face is to build on this progress and further raise the profile of the
                                                                                              “Flower”. To this end I call on all businesses who care for the environment to put the
                                                                                              “Flower” on their products and I urge all consumers to look for the “Flower” when making
                                                                                              their choice.
    This brochure has been designed for the tenth anniversary event of the EU Eco-label.
                        For more detailed information, we invite you to visit our websites:
                                                                     www.eco-label.com        Margot Wallström
                                                            www.europa.eu.int/ecolabel        Commissioner for Environment



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    EU Eco-Label Essentials                                                                                                  Five steps to Success
                                                                                                                             Give your product a credible sign of environmental excellence.
                                                                                                                             Apply now for the EU Eco-label.



                                                                                                                             1   Submitting your application
                                                                                                                                 Select the category for which your application
                                                                                                                                                                                        sized enterprises and companies from devel-
                                                                                                                                                                                        oping countries.
      The EU Eco-label or “Flower” is a unique cer-              The EU Eco-label is administered by the                         is sought and contact the relevant National
      tification scheme aimed at helping European
      consumers to distinguish greener, more envi-
                                                                 European Union Eco-labelling Board (EUEB)
                                                                 and receives the support of the European
                                                                                                                                 Competent Body (CB) (http://europa.eu.int/comm/envi-
                                                                                                                                 ronment/ecolabel/general/competentbodies.htm).
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                                                                                                                                                                                        Compliance monitoring
                                                                                                                                                                                        To maintain the integrity of the EU Eco-label, a
      ronmentally friendly products, excluding food              Commission, all Member States of the                            They will analyse your needs and provide you           Competent Body (CB) may continue to in-
      and medicine.                                              European Union and the European Economic                        with all the necessary information and technical       spect factories and carry out product tests.
                                                                 Area (EEA). The Eco-labelling Board includes                    support.                                               This ongoing process provides customers
      Over the past ten years, the “Flower” has                  stakeholders such as industry, environmental                                                                           with the assurance that the products they buy
      become a European-wide symbol for greener
      products, providing simple and accurate guid-
                                                                 protection groups and consumer organisations.
                                                                                                                             2   Evaluation of your application
                                                                                                                                 Your application will be assessed against the
                                                                                                                                                                                        continue to reflect environmental excellence.


      ance to consumers.                                                                                                         relevant ecological and performance criteria.
                                                                                                                                 Your manufacturing facility may also be
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                                                                                                                                                                                        Promoting your efforts
                                                                                                                                                                                        Once the EU Eco-label has been awarded,
      All products bearing the “Flower” have been                                                                                inspected for compliance.                              your efforts are promoted via advertising and
      checked by independent bodies for compliance                                                                                                                                      communication initiatives. Check with your
      with strict ecological and performance criteria.
      There are currently nineteen different product
                                                                                                                             3   Receiving the EU Eco-label
                                                                                                                                 If your product meets these criteria you will be
                                                                                                                                                                                        National Competent Body (CB) for available
                                                                                                                                                                                        supporting measures.
      groups, and already more than 120 licences                                                                                 authorised to use the EU Eco-label on your
      have been awarded for several hundred                                                                                      product and in advertising. A fee is charged
      products.                                                                                                                  for the right to use the EU Eco-label, although
                                                                                                For more information, see:
                                          http://europa.eu.int/comm/environment/ecolabel/background/principalmaterials.htm       there are reductions for small and medium-
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    Good business is green business                                                                           Index of product categories
                                                                                                              and related criteria

    According to a recent survey, two thirds of         Within this climate of increased environmental        There are currently nineteen product groups cover-                    Textiles
    European consumers are ready to buy greener         awareness, the EU Eco-label highlights the most       ing eight major areas. In the following pages you will
                                                                                                                                                                                  Footwear
    products more often. The environmental quality of   environmentally   friendly   everyday   consumer      find a brief description of these categories and a
    products has become more important than ever        goods. This transparent and reliable symbol of        summary of the relevant ecological and perfor-
                                                                                                                                                                                   Bedding
    before.                                             environmental excellence allows your European         mance criteria.                                                      Cleaning
                                                        customers to easily identify products of high envi-                                                                           Paper
                                                        ronmental quality and therefore adds value to your
                                                                                                                                                                           Do - it - Yourself
                                                        sales within the European market.
                                                                                                                                                                                 Gardening
                                                                                                                                                                       Household Appliance
                                                                                                                                                                       Electronic Equipment




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    TEXTILES                        Putting the EU Eco-label on
                                    your products means...

                                      Substances with harmful effects on
                                      the aquatic environment and air
                                      have been limited during fibre pro-
                                      duction

                                      The risk of allergic reactions has
    Current product groups
                                      been reduced
    within this category include:
                                      The product does not shrink more
                                      than conventional products
       Clothing

       Bed linen                      The product is as colour resistant
                                      against washing, drying friction
       Indoor textiles
                                      and light exposure as a conven-
                                      tional product




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     Putting the EU Eco-label on          FOOTWEAR
     your products means...

       Risk of allergic reaction from
       certain chemicals is minimised

       Water and air pollution during
       manufacturing is limited

       The product is sold in recycled    Current product groups
       packaging                          within this category include:
       The product is at least as hard-
       wearing as conventional shoes         Shoes




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     Bedding                         Putting the EU Eco-label on
                                     your products means...

                                       The risk of allergic reaction is
                                       reduced

                                       Water and air pollution during manu-
                                       facturing is limited

     Current product groups            Residues of dangerous substances
     within this category include:     for health and the environment are
                                       minimised

        Matresses                      No ozone-depleting substances
                                       are present

                                       The product is guaranteed to last
                                       as long as conventional mattresses




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     Putting the EU Eco-label on                                                      CLEANING
     your products means...

       The product has a reduced impact        It is guaranteed to perform at least
       on the aquatic environment              as effectively as conventional
                                               products
       It does not contain certain danger-
       ous substances

       It has a limited effect on the growth                                          Current product groups
       of algae in water                                                              within this category include:
       It is largely biodegradable
                                                                                         All purpose cleaners
       It uses less packaging
                                                                                         Dishwashing detergents
       It includes information for correct
       environmental use                                                                 Hand dishwashing detergents

                                                                                         Laundry detergents




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     PAPER                           Putting the EU Eco-label on
                                     your products means...

                                       The product has been manufac-
                                       tured using special recycled fibres

                                       Virgin fibres come from sustain-
                                       ably managed forests

     Current product groups            Air emissions of sulphur and CO2
     within this category include:     and water pollution have been
                                       limited during production

        Tissue paper

        Copying and graphic paper




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     Putting the EU Eco-label on                                                                      DO-IT-YOURSELF
     your products means...

     For hard floor coverings:
         Water and energy consumption during            The product releases fewer solvents
         manufacturing are limited                      The product does not contain heavy metals,
         Residues of dangerous substances for           carcinogenic or toxic substances
         health and the environment are min-        For light bulbs:
         imised
                                                        The product has a life span of between 5      Current product groups
         Harmful emissions to air and water are         and 9 years (10,000 hours), i.e. ten times    within this category include:
         limited                                        longer than incandescent light bulbs
         The product includes waste management          It will consume five times less electricity
                                                                                                         Hard floor coverings
         instructions                                   than an incandescent light bulb
     For paints and varnishes:                                                                           Indoor paints and varnishes
                                                        It will not flicker when switched on
         The quantity of white pigment is reduced                                                        Light bulbs
                                                        It contains very little mercury
         while still ensuring sufficient coverage
                                                        It uses at least 65% recycled packaging
         Pigments are produced according to
         strict ecological criteria                     It is guaranteed to light at 70% or 90%
                                                        after 10,000 hours


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     GARDENING                       Putting the EU Eco-label on
                                     your products means...

                                       The product uses recycled organic      It does not contain glass or metal
                                       matter
                                                                              It does not contain weed seeds
                                       It does not contaminate the soil
                                                                              It contains a minimum of 20%
                                       with heavy metals and residues of
                                                                              organic matter
                                       pesticides
     Current product groups
     within this category include:     It does not contain harmful bacteria

                                       It does not produce offensive
        Soil improvers                 odours




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     Putting the EU Eco-label on                                                       HOUSEHOLD APPLIANCES
     your products means...

       The product consumes less energy:       It contains instructions for correct
       +/- 40% for dishwashers, +/- 50%        environmental use
       for washing machines, +/- 60% for
       refrigerators                           It is designed for greater durability
                                               and recyclability
       Noise levels are reduced
                                            For Refrigerators only:                    Current product groups
       The product guarantees high level
       performance                             The use of substances with a global     within this category include:
                                               warming or ozone layer depleting
       The product can be taken back by
                                               effect is minimised
       the manufacturer, free of charge,                                                  Dishwashers
       after use                            For Dishwashers &                             Washing machines
                                            Washing Machines only:
       The availability of spare parts is                                                 Refrigerators
       guaranteed for 12 years after pro-      Water consumption is significantly
       duction ceases                          reduced

                                               The product offers energy saving
                                               cycles
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     ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT            Putting the EU Eco-label on
                                     your products means...

                                       The product consumes less energy     For Computers only:
                                       during use and standby                  Portable computers        use   less
                                                                               polluting batteries
                                       It contains fewer substances dan-
                                       gerous for health and the environ-      Product durability is increased
                                       ment                                    through upgrades
     Current product groups
     within this category include:     The product can be taken back by
                                       the manufacturer free of charge      For Televisions only:
                                       after use                               It contains instructions for correct
        Personal computers
                                                                               environmental use
        Portable computers             It can be easily dismantled and
                                                                               It is designed for greater durability
                                       recycled
        Televisions                                                            and recyclability




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     PRODUCT CATEGORIES COMING SOON   CURRENT EU ECO-LABEL HOLDERS


                                      We are delighted to announce that the
                                      following companies have met all the
                                      relevant criteria and are currently in
                                      receipt of the EU Eco-label award. We
                                      are working in partnership with them
                                      to produce greener products of out-
                                      standing quality.




       Tourist accomodation

       Furniture

       Vacuum cleaners




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     Holders Listed Alphabetically
     Company                       Address                                 Post code City                    Country Tel                 website                        Company                      Address                          Post code City                    Country Tel                    website
     A/S VESTFROST                 FALKEVEJ, 12                            6705     ESBJERG Ø                 DK     +45-79 142 231                                     COLORIFICIO ATRIA SRL        C. DA CAMARRO - FORMECA          91028     PARTANNA (TP)             IT    +39 0924 49500         www.atria.it

     AB N. HAGLUND FÄRGINDUSTRI    BOX 36 115                              400 13   GOETEBORG                 SE     +46 31 840 000                                     CONTINENTAL PAPER            VIA PERO 5/A                     17019     VARAZZE SV                IT    +39 019 939 11         www.continentalpaper.it

     AKZO NOBEL COATINGS, SA DECO AVDA. EDUARD MARISTANY, 58-90            08930    SANT ADRIA DE BESOS       ES     +34 93 484 2628                                    COSILANA NATURWÄSCHE GMBH    MELCHINGER STR. 20               72820     SONNENBÜHL-WILLMEN       DE     +49 7128 30 43 11

     AKZO NOBEL DEC. COATINGS AB   STAFFANSTORPSVAEGEN 50                  205 17   MALMÖ                     SE     +46 40 35 50 72     www.nordsjo.se                 DALLE HYGIENE SA             20 RUE JEAN JAURES - BP 29       59117     WERVICQ SUD               FR    +33 320 115 700

     ALCRO-BECKERS AB              LOEVHOLMSGRAEND 12                      117 83   STOCKHOLM                 SE     +46 8 775 60 00                                    DALLI BENELUX B.V.           VENUSSTRAAT 10                   4105 JH   CULEMBORG                 NL    +31 345 478 762

     ANKY A/S                      SUNDSVEJ 62                             7400     HERNING                   DK     +45 97 12 05 88     www.anky.com/                  DECO S.C.R.L.                VIA CADUTI DEL LAVORO, 2         48012     BAGNACAVALLO (RA)         IT    +39 0545 93 56 11
     ARCH COATINGS SPA             VIA DEL FIFFO, 12                       40065    PIANORO (BO)               IT    +39 051 770511      www.sayerlac.it                DELICARTA, SPA               VIA DI LUCIA 9                   55016     PORCARI (LU)              IT    +39 0583 2907
     ATHENIAN BED MATTRESSES       AN. LEGAKI STR. 5                       182 33   RENTIS                    GR     +30 210 348 28 00   www.mediastrom.gr              DESCAMPS - BERA INDUSTRIES   RUE DU MARAIS - BP 39            59282     NOYELLES-SUR-SELLE        FR    +33 327 32 91 91
     MANUFACTURING UNIT
                                                                                                                                                                        DIBB AB                      GÖTABERGSGATAN 12                411 34    GÖTEBORG                 SE     +46 31 711 1018
     ATLANTIQUE AMENDEMENTS        ZI NANTES ATLANTIQUE                    44860    ST AIGNANDE GRANDIEU       FR    +33 2 40 75 17 26   www.secretvert.com
                                                                                                                                                                        E. CIMA SA                   FREDERIC MISTRAL, 25             08226     TERRASSA                 ES     +34 93 7361700
     AWT                           65, BOULEVARD DES ALPES                 38240    MEYLAN                     FR    +33 4 76 18 15 32
                                                                                                                                                                        ECOVISION                    ALEPPO, PO BOX 13603             13603                               SY    +963 21 22 39 147
     B6 A/S                        TOEJSTRUPVEJ 39-41                      8961     ALLINGAABRO               DK     +45 87 86 65 00
                                                                                                                                                                        ENRIQUE BALLUS SA            PASSEIG DEL LLUÇANES, S/N        08029     SANT BOI DE LLUÇANES     ES     +34 93 857 8111
     BALDINI VERNICI               VIA IV NOVEMBRE, ZONA INDUSTRIALE SUD   55016    PORCARI (LUCCA)            IT    +39 05 83 29 01     www.baldinivernici.it
                                                                                                                                                                        ERLA TRICOTAGE APS           MERKURVEJ 8                      7430      IKAST                    DK     +45 97 15 19 22        www.erla.dk
     BECK & JORGENSEN A/S          ROSENKAERET 25-29                       2860     SOBROG                    DK     +45 39 530311
                                                                                                                                                                        ER-LAC G.D. KOUTLIS SA       10, EVROTA. STR                  145 64    N. KIFISSIA              GR     +30 29 502 21 46       www.erlac.gr
     BEIRHOLM VAEVERIER, AS        INDUSTRIEVEJ 12                         6000     KOLDING                   DK     +45 75 52 45 55     www.beirholms.dk/
                                                                                                                                                                        ESSELUNGA SPA                VIA GIAMBOLOGNA, 1               20090     LIM. DI PIOLTELLO, MI     IT    +39 02 923671          www.esselunga.it
     BEKAERT DECORATION TEXTILES   DEERLIJKSEWEG 22                        8790     WAREGEM                   BE     +32 55 33 70 22     www.bekaerttextiles.com
                                                                                                                                                                        ESSELUNGA SPA                PIAZZA CASTELLO, 26              20121     MILANO                    IT    +39 02 923 677 44      www.esselunga.it
     BERLING SA                    6, STOURNARI STR.                       106 83   ATHENS                    GR     +30 226 031 663     www.berling.gr

     BIOCHIMICA SPA                VIA ROMA 49                             40069    ZOLA PREDOSA (BO)          IT    +39 051 755 269                                    ETS. RENE AARON              LA TOURNELLE                     58430     ARLEUF                    FR    +33 3 86788900

     BRANDTEX A/S                  NORDLUNDVEJ 1                           7330     BRANDE                    DK     +45 96 42 42 42     www.brandtex.dk                EVERGREEN FABRIC & GARMENTS DANMARKSGADE 16                   7430      IKAST                    DK     +45 97 15 54 97

     CALZAT. FRATELLI SOLDINI      VIA VITTORIO VENETO 32                  52010    CAPOLONA (AREZZO)          IT    +39-0575-42811      www.calzaturificiosoldini.it   F. FLOTATS SA                COLOM 28, APDO. CORREOS 293      08222     TERRASSA, BARCELONA      ES     +34 93 7853500

     CALZATURIFICIO RELAX S.N.C    VIA E. CURIEL, 8                        06040    S. GIOVANNI DI BAIANO.     IT    +39 0743 53178                                     FLABESA SA                   TORRELAGUNA 77                   28043     MADRID                   ES     +34 91 744 85 00       www.flex.es

     CAMI-GMC                      RN 8, LA TOURNELLE, BP 545              13400    AUBAGNE                    FR    +33 4 42 18 56 56                                  FLÜGGER                      GROENKULLEN                      517 81    BOLLEBYGD                SE     +45 704 45 41 548

     CARPE DIEM TESSILE S.R.L.     V. LE VITTORIO VENETO, 60               51031    AGLIANA (PRATO)            IT    + 39 0574 673 571                                  GALLOP SA                    32, KIFISSOU AV.                 122 41    EGALEO                   GR     +30 210 590 5611 - 4   www.gallop.gr

     CARTIERA LUCCHESE SPA         VIA CIARPI 57                           55016    PORCARI (LU)               IT    +39 0583 2140                                      GENERAL DETERGENTS SPA       VIA BERNINI 17                   20020     SOLARO (MILANO)           IT    +39 02 967 122 62      www.mcbride.co.uk

     CECIL                         AVENUE FREDERIC MISTRAL BP 16           38670    CHASSE SUR RHONE           FR    +33 4 78 07 36 15                                  GEORGIA-PACIFIC UK LTD.      OUGHTIBRIDGE MILL OUGHTIBRIDGE   S35 0DN   SHEFFIELD                UK     +44 1142 855 805       www.gp.com

     CHARIER DV                    LA CLARTE, B.P. 21                      44410    HERBIGNAC                  FR    +33 2 40 19 93 00   www.charier.fr                 GREGORY KNITTING MILLS       ELANDSFRONTEIN POSTBOX 32        1406      JOHANNESBURG              ZA    +27 11 828 0300

     CLEANTABS A/S                 ENGLANDSVAJ 12, PO BOKS 94              8450     HAMMEL                    DK     +45 86 96 37 11     www.cleantabs.dk               GRUBER REINIGUNGSTECHNIK     PUCHSBAUMPLATZ 2                 1100      WIEN                      AT    +43 52 32 29 00        www.gruber-reinigungstechnik.at

     COFLUSA, SA                   POLIGONO INDUSTRIAL, S/N.               07300    INCA (MALLORCA)           ES     +34 971 507 000                                    HACOT & COLOMBIER            94, RUE VICTOR HUGO - BP 11      59116     HOUPLINES                 FR    +33 3 20778677



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     Company                         Address                                  Post code City                   Country Tel                  website                                Company                             Address                                       Post code City                    Country Tel                 website
     HELGE RASMUSSEN TRIKOT. A/S     ORIONVEJ 2                               7430      IKAST                   DK     +45 97 15 11 55      www.sleepi.dk                          NOVOTEX A/S                         ELLEHAMMERVEJ, 8                              7430       IKAST                   DK     +45 96 60 68 00     www.green-cotton.dk

     HEMP HOUSE, HEMP VALLEY         HJEMMEVEJ 10                             2860      SOEBORG                 DK     +45 39 66 99 35      www.hemphouse.dk / www.hempvalley.dk   ONIP                                USINE DU VAL DE L'ITON                        27400      LA VACHERIE              FR    +33 232 50 40 89

     HETO SRL.                       VIA G. DI VITTORIO, 21                   39100     BOLZANO                  IT    +39 0471 203 400                                            PCOLOR FARG AB                      GENVAGEN 1A                                   231 62     TRELLEBORG              SE     +46 410 10 600

     HUMOSOL                         LES JANSSETS NORD                        01570     FEILLENS                 FR    +33 3 85 30 14 90                                           PIZZOLOTTO SPA                      VIA MONTE GRAPPA, 18                          31010      ONE DI FONTE (TV)        IT    +39 0423 94 80 41

     I.C.E.FOR SPA                   VIA PABLO PICASSO 16                     20013     MAGENTA (MI)             IT    +39 02 979 240                                              PRODUCTOS RALPE, SL                 C/PINTOR CASAS 6, BAJO                        08031      BARCELONA               ES     +34 93 357 12 98    www.ralpe.es/

     IDEAL STROM KARDAKOS BROS       KARAMANLI & THRACOMAKEDONON STR.         136 71    ACHARNES                GR     +30 210 240 3645-6                                          RINETTE A/S                         TOEJSTRUPVEJ 39-41                            8961       ALLINGAABRO             DK     +45 87 86 65 00     www.rinette.dk

     IND. CARTARIE TRONCHETTI        BORGO A MOZZANO                          55023     LUCCA                    IT    +39 0583 888 888     www.industriecartarietronchetti.it/    S. THYGESEN FABRICS                 INDUSTRIEVEJ 25                               7430       IKAST                   DK     +45 96 604307       www.s-thygesen.dk

                                                                                                                                                                                   S.I.C.I 93 BRAGA                    LUGAR DO PINHEIRO - LOTE 1                    4074-548   SEQUEIRA, BRAGA          PT    +351 253 605 210    www.naturapura.pt
     INDUSTRIAS PROA SA              APARTADO DE CORREOS 280                  36200     VIGO                    ES     +34 986 34 65 25
                                                                                                                                                                                   SADOLIN FARVER SA                   HOLMBLADSGADE                                 2300       COPENHAGEN 5            DK     +45 32 69 80 00
     INDUSTRIAS TITAN, SA            POL. IND. PRATENC, CALLE 114, Nº 21-23   0820      EL PRAT DE LLOBREGAT    ES     +34 93 479 74 94     www.titanlux.com
                                                                                                                                                                                   SALVECO                             584 ROUTE DE RAVES                            88100      NEUVILLERS SUR FAVE      FR    +33 329 57 75 44    www.salveco.com
     INDUSTRIE CALZATURE S.R.L       VIA BORGOMANERO 50                       28040     PARUZZANO (NO)           IT    +39 03 22 539 11
                                                                                                                                                                                   SHANGHAI SHENGXING RESIN & PAINT CO .LTD 788 LIN YAN NAN ROAD, PUDDONG NEW AREA   200124     SHANGHAI                CHINA +86 21 58 41 32 08   www.shqilin.com
     INTERNATIONAL ILIOS COTACHEM    MEGARIDOS AV. ASPROPYRGOS                193 00    ATHENS                  GR     +30 210 55 19 500
                                                                                                                                                                                   SÖDAHL DESIGN A/S                   SKERRISVEJ 4                                  7330       BRANDE                  DK     +45 97 180 866      www.sodahl.dk/
     INUSTRIA TESSILE SANESI SPA     VIA FRANCESCO FERRUCCI 140               59100     PRATO                    IT    +39 0574 59 33 41
                                                                                                                                                                                   SOMERGIE                            8, RUE DES SERRURIERS                         57070      METZ                     FR    +33 3 87 21 92 30   www.somergie.fr
     ITC                             153 BOULEVARD HAUSSMANN                  75008     PARIS                    FR    +33 1 53 77 25 50
                                                                                                                                                                                   SUBIRATS DE FILATS, SL               APDO CORREOS 82                              08770      SANT SADURNI D'ANOIA    ES     +34-93-8183318      www.sufilsa.es/
     JOHA A/S                        GENVEJEN, 14                             7451      SUNDS                   DK     +45-97-141722
                                                                                                                                                                                   SUPER TREND LIGHTING LTD            54 HOI YUEN ROAD, ROOM 304-306                           KWUN TONG, KOWLOON      HK     +852 2345 2772      www.supertrendlighting.com
     JORENI PAC LOMMA AB             KONTORSGATAN BYGGAND 30                  234 34    LOMMA                   SE     +46 40 41 60 65
                                                                                                                                                                                   TEKNOS TRANEMO AB                   BOX 211                                       51424      TRANEMO                 SE     +46 32 56 19 500
     JOSEPH HACOT                    47 RUE JEAN MERMOZ - BP 13.              59253     LA GORGUE                FR    +33 3 28 48 84 94    www.josephhacot.com/
                                                                                                                                                                                   TERRE ET NATURE JARDIN              ROUTE DE MORCENX                              40110      ARENGOSSE                FR    +33 5 58 51 77 22
     LA CHANVRIERE DE L'AUBE         RUE GENERAL DE GAULLE                    10200     BAR SUR AUBE             FR    +33 3 25 92 31 92    www.orgabiose.co.uk
                                                                                                                                                                                   TIKKURILA PAINTS OY                 PO BOX 53                                     0131       VANTAA                  FIN    +358 9 85 77 31     www.tikkurila.fi
     LA PREPARACION TEXTIL SA        C/BAILEN, 71 BIS 5° 2A                   08009     BARCELONA                ES    +34-93-2440900       www.lapreparaciontextil.com
                                                                                                                                                                                   TINTA                               STUBAGERVEJ 11                                8220       BRABRAND                DK     + 45 86 26 23 79
     LANDECOLOR, SA                  C/ SORIA, N. 38. POL. INDUSTRIAL         28864     AJALVIR, MADRID         ES     +34 91 88 43 359     www.landecolor.es
                                                                                                                                                                                   TINTAS DYRUP SA                     R.CIDADE DE GOA 26, AP. 8                     2686-951   SACAVEM                  PT    +351 121 941 4521
     LEROY MERLIN                    RUE CHANZY- LEZENNES                     59712     LILLE CEDEX 9 FRANCE     FR    +33 32 88 0 8414     www.leroymerlin.com
                                                                                                                                                                                   TINTAS HEMPEL (PORTUGAL) LDa        VALE DE CANTADORES                            2951-501   PALMELA                  PT    +351 212 351 022
     LG ELECTRONICS INC.             391-2 GA EUM JEONG-DONG, CHANGWON        641-711   GYEONG NAM              KR     +82 552 60 33 63     www.lge.com
                                                                                                                                                                                   TINTAS ROBBIALAC SA                 VALE DE LIDE AP 1404                          2695-671   SAO JOAO DA TALHA        PT    +351 1 994 7700     www.robbialac.pt
     LIBERT PAINTS & CO              189 NEKKERPUTSTRAAT                      9000      GENT                    BE     +32 9 216 88 70      www.libertpaints.be
                                                                                                                                                                                   TISHU MFG. LTD                      MALAHIDE ROAD IND. PARK                       17         DUBLIN                  IRL    +353 18 16 48 00
     LINDS FABRIKKER A/S             LAEGÅRDSVEJ 92                           7500      HOLSTEBRO               DK     +45 99 92 03 00      www.danlind.dk
                                                                                                                                                                                   TISSAGE MOULINE                     BP 7                                          88161      LE THILLOT CEDEX         FR    +33 3 29 25 00 35
     LIWA FÄRG AB                    KVARNBYVAEGEN, 19                        21236     MALMÖ                   SE     +46-40-490640
                                                                                                                                                                                   TISSUS GISELE                       BP 137                                        70203      LURE CEDEX               FR    +33 32 92 550 92
     MADEL SPA                       VIA E. TORRICELLI, 3                     48010     COTIGNOLA (RA)           IT    +39 0545 908511                                             TOURBIERES DE FRANCE                LE GRAND PATIS, RD 178 - BP 6                 44850      ST-MARS-DU-DESERT        FR    +33 2 40 77 45 44   www.tourbieres-de-france.com/
     MADIVAL SPA                     VIA ROMA 79                              24026     LEFFE (BERGAMO)          IT    +39 035 731 098      www.madival.com/                       TRASCARTA SPA                       VIA DEGLI STIPETI, 2/4, LOC. COSELLI          55060      CAPANNORI (LU)           IT    +39 058 39 822      www.tenerella.it
     MANIFAT. FILATI RIUNITE SPA     VIALE VITTORIO VENETO, 13                59100     PRATO                    IT    +39 055 896 17                                              VALSUD                              ZONE IND. CAMP LAURENT,783 AVENUE ROBERT BRUN 83507      SEYNE SUR MER CEDEX      FR    +33 4 94 11 14 41
     MESIGN.DK                       RYTTERVAENGET 7A                         3650      ØLSTYKKE                DK     +45 47 16 11 00      www.mesign.dk                          VANDERSCHOOTEN                      ZONE INDUSTRIELLE, 660 RUE DE L'EPINETTE      59850      NIEPPE                   FR    +33-3-20440720      www.vanderschooten.com/
     METSÄ TISSUE GMBH               THEO-STREPP-STR. 2-6                     52372     KREUZAU                 DE     +49 24 22 56 114                                            VAS. CHANTIRIDIS SA                 NEA VYSSA                                     680 01     ORESTIADA               GR     +30 255 20 714 31   www.greektour.com/bines/evrostrom

     MORRIS SA                       N. SANTA                                 545 00    KILKIS                  GR     +30 234 106 43 91    www.morris.gr                          VIOCHROM LTD                        12 DIMITSANIS STR, PO BOX 25079               1306       NICOSIA                 CY     +35 722 75 76 71

     NIELS MIKKELSEN'S TRICOT. A/S   STROEGET 61                              7430      IKAST                   DK     + 45 97 15 10 46                                            VIVATEX                             MAALE BYGADE 44                               5300       KERTEMINDE              DK     +45 65 34 23 32     www.vivatex.dk/

     NORLAND SA                      RUE DE REPPE, 20 B                       5300      SEILLES                 BE     +32 85 823 290       www.norland.be                         WINDFELD-HANSENS A/S                WITTRUPVEJ 1, POSTBOKS 1029                   7120       VEJLE Ø                 DK     +45 70 15 32 00




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     Holders by Country
     Country   Company                                 Country   Company                                         Country     Company                        Country           Company
     AUSTRIA   GRUBER REINIGUNGSTECHNIK                FRANCE    ATLANTIQUE AMENDEMENTS                          GREECE      IDEAL STROM KARDAKOS BROS      KOREA             LG ELECTRONICS INC.
     BELGIUM   BEKAERT DECORATION TEXTILES             FRANCE    AWT                                             GREECE      INTERNATIONAL ILIOS COTACHEM   PORTUGAL          TINTAS HEMPEL (PORTUGAL) LDa
     BELGIUM   NORLAND SA                              FRANCE    CAMI-GMC                                        GREECE      MORRIS SA                      PORTUGAL          S.I.C.I 93 BRAGA
     CHINA     SHANGHAI SHENGXING RESIN+PAINT CO-LTD   FRANCE    CECIL                                           GREECE      VAS. CHANTIRIDIS SA            PORTUGAL          TINTAS DYRUP SA
     CYPRUS    VIOCHROM LTD                            FRANCE    CHARIER DV                                      HONG KONG   SUPER TREND LIGHTING LTD       PORTUGAL          TINTAS ROBBIALAC SA
     DENMARK   A/S VESTFROST                           FRANCE    DALLE HYGIENE SA                                IRELAND     TISHU MFG. LTD                 SOUTH AFRICA      GREGORY KNITTING MILLS
     DENMARK   ANKY A/S                                FRANCE    DESCAMPS-BERA INDUSTRIES - MOISLAINS            ITALY       ARCH COATINGS SPA              SPAIN             AKZO NOBEL COATINGS, SA DECO
     DENMARK   B6 A/S                                  FRANCE    ETS. RENE AARON                                 ITALY       BALDINI VERNICI                SPAIN             COFLUSA, SA
     DENMARK   BECK & JORGENSEN A/S                    FRANCE    HACOT & COLOMBIER                               ITALY       BIOCHIMICA SPA                 SPAIN             E. CIMA SA
     DENMARK   BEIRHOLM VAEVERIER, AS                  FRANCE    HUMOSOL
                                                                                                                 ITALY       CALZAT. FRATELLI SOLDINI       SPAIN             ENRIQUE BALLUS SA
     DENMARK   BRANDTEX A/S                            FRANCE    ITC
                                                                                                                 ITALY       CALZATURIFICIO RELAX S.N.C     SPAIN             F. FLOTATS SA
     DENMARK   CLEANTABS A/S                           FRANCE    JOSEPH HACOT
                                                                                                                 ITALY       CARPE DIEM TESSILE S.R.L.      SPAIN             FLABESA SA
     DENMARK   ERLA TRICOTAGE APS                      FRANCE    LA CHANVRIERE DE L'AUBE
                                                                                                                 ITALY       CARTIERA LUCCHESE SPA          SPAIN             INDUSTRIAS PROA SA
     DENMARK   EVERGREEN FABRIC & GARMENTS             FRANCE    LEROY MERLIN
                                                                                                                 ITALY       COLORIFICIO ATRIA SRL          SPAIN             INDUSTRIAS TITAN, SA
     DENMARK   HELGE RASMUSSEN TRIKOT. A/S             FRANCE    LIBERT PAINTS + CO
                                                                                                                 ITALY       CONTINENTAL PAPER              SPAIN             LA PREPARACION TEXTIL SA
     DENMARK   HEMP HOUSE, HEMP VALLEY                 FRANCE    ONIP
                                                                                                                 ITALY       DECO S.C.R.L.                  SPAIN             LANDECOLOR, SA
     DENMARK   JOHA A/S                                FRANCE    SALVECO
                                                                                                                 ITALY       DELICARTA, SPA                 SPAIN             PRODUCTOS RALPE, SL
     DENMARK   JORENI PACLOMMA AB                      FRANCE    SOMERGIE
                                                                                                                 ITALY       ESSELUNGA SPA                  SPAIN             SUBIRATS DE FILATS, SL
     DENMARK   LINDS FABRIKKER A/S                     FRANCE    TERRE ET NATURE JARDIN
                                                                                                                 ITALY       GENERAL DETERGENTS SPA         SWEDEN            AB N. HAGLUND FÄRGINDUSTRI
     DENMARK   MESIGN.DK                               FRANCE    TISSAGE MOULINE
                                                                                                                 ITALY       HETO SRL.                      SWEDEN            AKZO NOBEL DEC. COATINGS AB
     DENMARK   NIELS MIKKELSEN'S TRICOT. A/S           FRANCE    TISSUS GISELE
                                                                                                                 ITALY       I.C.E.FOR SPA                  SWEDEN            ALCRO-BECKERS AB
     DENMARK   NOVOTEX A/S                             FRANCE    TOURBIERES DE FRANCE
                                                                                                                 ITALY       IND. CARTARIE TRONCHETTI       SWEDEN            DIBB AB
     DENMARK   RINETTE A/S                             FRANCE    VALSUD
     DENMARK   S. THYGESEN FABRICS                     FRANCE    VANDERSCHOOTEN                                  ITALY       INDUSTRIE CALZATURE S.R.L      SWEDEN            FLÜGGER

     DENMARK   SADOLIN FARVER SA                       GERMANY   COSILANA NATURWÄSCHE GMBH                       ITALY       INDUSTRIA TESSILE SANESI SPA   SWEDEN            LIWA FÄRG AB
     DENMARK   SÖDAHL DESIGN A/S                       GERMANY   METSÄ TISSUE GMBH                               ITALY       MADEL SPA                      SWEDEN            PCOLOR FÄRG AB
     DENMARK   TINTA                                   GREECE    ATHENIAN BED MATTRESSES MANUFACTURING UNIT SA   ITALY       MADIVAL SPA                    SWEDEN            TEKNOS TRANEMO AB
     DENMARK   VIVATEX                                 GREECE    BERLING SA                                      ITALY       MANIFAT. FILATI RIUNITE SPA    SYRIA             ECOVISION
     DENMARK   WINDFELD-HANSENS A/S                    GREECE    ER-LAC G.D. KOUTLIS SA                          ITALY       PIZZOLOTTO SPA                 THE NETHERLANDS   DALLI BENELUX B.V.
     FINLAND   TIKKURILA PAINTS OY                     GREECE    GALLOP SA                                       ITALY       TRASCARTA SPA                  UNITED KINGDOM    GEORGIA-PACIFIC UK LTD

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     Holders by Product group
     Product Category   Company                                         Product Category        Company                         Product Category     Company                                  Product Category   Company
     Bed Matresses      ATHENIAN BED MATTRESSES MANUFACTURING UNIT SA                           TEKNOS TRANEMO AB                                    GENERAL DETERGENTS SPA                                      HEMP HOUSE, HEMP VALLEY
                        FLABESA SA                                                              TIKKURILA PAINTS OY                                  HETO SRL.                                                   INUSTRIA TESSILE SANESI SPA
                        IDEAL STROM KARDAKOS BROS                                               TINTAS DYRUP SA                                      I.C.E.FOR SPA                                               ITC
                        VAS. CHANTIRIDIS SA                                                     TINTAS HEMPEL (PORTUGAL) LD a                                                                                    JOHA A/S
                                                                                                TINTAS ROBBIALAC SA             Hand Dishwashing     DALLI BENELUX B.V.                                          JOSEPH HACOT
     Footwear           CALZAT. FRATELLI SOLDINI                                                VIOCHROM LTD                    Detergents           DECO S.C.R.L.                                               LA PREPARACION TEXTIL SA
                        CALZATURIFICIO RELAX S.N.C                                                                                                   MADEL SPA                                                   MADIVAL SPA
                        COFLUSA, SA                                     Light Bulbs             SUPER TREND LIGHTING LTD                             PIZZOLOTTO SPA                                              MANIFAT. FILATI RIUNITE SPA
                        INDUSTRIE CALZATURE S.R.L                                                                                                    SALVECO                                                     MESIGN.DK
                                                                        Soil Improvers          ATLANTIQUE AMENDEMENTS                                                                                           NIELS MIKKELSEN'S TRICOT. A/S
     Indoor paints      AB N. HAGLUND FÄRGINDUSTRI                                              AWT                             Laundry Detergents   DALLI BENELUX B.V.                                          NOVOTEX A/S
     and varnishes      AKZO NOBEL COATINGS, SA DECO                                            CHARIER DV                                           ESSELUNGA SPA
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 RINETTE A/S
                        AKZO NOBEL DEC. COATINGS AB                                             HUMOSOL                                              LINDS FABRIKKER A/S
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 S. THYGESEN FABRICS
                        ALCRO-BECKERS AB                                                        LA CHANVRIERE DE L'AUBE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 S.I.C.I 93 BRAGA
                        ARCH COATINGS SPA                                                       NORLAND SA                      Textiles             ANKY A/S
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 SÖDAHL DESIGN A/S
                        BALDINI VERNICI                                                         SOMERGIE                                             B6 A/S
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 SUBIRATS DE FILATS, SL
                        BECK & JORGENSEN A/S                                                    TERRE ET NATURE JARDIN                               BEIRHOLM VAEVERIER, AS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 TINTA
                        BERLING SA                                                              TOURBIERES DE France                                 BEKAERT DECORATION TEXTILES
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 TISSAGE MOULINE
                        CAMI-GMC                                                                VALSUD                                               BRANDTEX A/S
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 TISSUS GISELE
                        CECIL                                                                                                                        CARPE DIEM TESSILE S.R.L.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 VANDERSCHOOTEN
                        COLORIFICIO ATRIA SRL                           Dishwashers             MORRIS SA                                            COSILANA NATURWÄSCHE GMBH
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 VIVATEX
                        ER-LAC G.D. KOUTLIS SA                                                                                                       DESCAMPS - BERA INDUSTRIES - MOISLAINS
                        FLÜGGER                                         Refrigerators           A/S VESTFROST                                        DIBB AB                                                     WINDFELD-HANSENS A/S
                        INDUSTRIAS PROA SA                                                      LG ELECTRONICS INC.                                  E. CIMA SA
                        INDUSTRIAS TITAN, SA                                                                                                         ECOVISION                                Tissue Paper       CARTIERA LUCCHESE SPA
                        INTERNATIONAL ILIOS COTACHEM                    All Purpose Cleaners    DALLI BENELUX B.V.                                   ENRIQUE BALLUS SA                                           DALLE HYGIENE SA
                        LANDECOLOR, SA                                  and Cleaners for        DECO S.C.R.L.                                        ERLA TRICOTAGE APS                                          DELICARTA, SPA
                        LEROY MERLIN                                    Sanitary Facilities     JORENI PAC LOMMA AB                                  ESSELUNGA SPA                                               GEORGIA-PACIFIC UK LTD
                        LIBERT PAINTS + CO                                                      GRUBER REINIGUNGSTECHNIK                             ETS. RENE AARON                                             IND. CARTARIE TRONCHETTI
                        LIWA FÄRG AB                                                            PIZZOLOTTO SPA                                       EVERGREEN FABRIC & GARMENTS                                 METSÄ TISSUE GMBH
                        ONIP                                                                    SALVECO                                              F. FLOTATS SA                                               TISHU MFG. LTD
                        PCOLOR FARG AB                                                                                                               GALLOP SA                                                   TRASCARTA SA
                        PRODUCTOS RALPE, SL                             Detergents for Dishwashers BIOCHIMICA SPA                                    GREGORY KNITTING MILLS
                        SADOLIN FARVER SA                                                          CLEANTABS A/S                                     HACOT & COLOMBIER                        Copying and        CONTINENTAL PAPER
                        SHANGHAI SHENGXING RESIN+PAINT CO-LTD                                      ESSELUNGA SPA                                     HELGE RASMUSSEN TRIKOT. A/S              Graphic Paper

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