Small houses, apartment buildings and buildings for schools and pre-schools

The Nordic Ecolabel makes requirement of the building's energy use, chemical products, building products/goods and a number of indoor environmental aspects that are relevant to the health and the environment. The Nordic Ecolabel also makes requirements of quality management in the construction process, and the handover of the building to the residents and administration/operations.

Nordic Ecolabelled buildings are assessed on the basis of a lifecycle perspective and

  • have low energy consumption
  • fulfil strict environmental and health requirements on construction products, materials and chemical products
  • ensures a good indoor environment and low emissions
  • have a quality-assured construction process.

Below you will find all the necessary documents and background information to apply for the Nordic Swan Ecolabel. See also our Buildings and building materials portal