Copy and printing paper
The product category includes unconverted and unprinted paper or board, made from cellulosic fibres, used for writing, printing and copying.
The Nordic Swan Ecolabel on a paper product signifies that the product meets strict environmental requirements, for example:
- The paper must either be made of virgin fibres and/or recycled fibres. At least 70% of fibres used in paper must come from sustainably managed forests or be recycled.
- Limitation of hazardous substances in chemicals used during production.
- Limits on energy consumption during production.
- Limits on emissions to air and water.
Below you will find all the necessary documents and background information to apply for the Nordic Swan Ecolabel.