Organic Rules and Certification

Packaging material - SE KRAV 2006

Mattsson, Eva (2006) Packaging material - SE KRAV 2006. [Organic rules - Differences between other regulations/standards and EEC No 2092/91]

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Summary

The KRAV standards states that environmentally packaging material shall be preferred, minimal use of packaging materials should be strived for. KRAVs goal is to hase out PVC and other clorine based plastics. (Standard 2.12.13)

Difference

The environmental aspect of packaging material is not covered by EU Regulation 2092/91.

Justification

To fulfill consumers demand for environmentally adapted production not only in the field or processing but also in other areas.

EU Regulation

Annex I. Principles of organic production and processing > Product handling, storage, processing, transportation and packaging - not in EC Reg > Packaging

Item type:Organic rules - Differences between other regulations/standards and EEC No 2092/91
Subjects:Environmental care/environmental impact
Processing
Country/Standard: Europe > Sweden > Krav
Principles:Ecological principle
Principle of health
ID Code:1049
Deposited By:INVALID USER
Deposited On:27 Aug 2006
Last Modified:16 Apr 2010 13:00

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