3.5 Environmental issues and their impact on business: Ecolabel/ environmental certificates

3.5.1 Introduction to ecolabels and environmental/social certificates
(e-Lecture)

3.5.2 Get yourself an overview on ecolabels and environmental/social certificates in your country, including a rating from an independent organization regarding their liability.
(Individual work/ Group Work)
– Define which of these eco labels or environmental/social certificates could be useful for your business idea OR define what other strategie could convince consumers of the environmental/social added value of your product(s).
(Individual work/ Group Work)
– Find out/define what is required for the chosen label or strategy you defined as useful for your business idea.
(Individual work/ Group Work)

3.5.3 Discuss with your supervisor what you found out so far and how eco labels and environmental/social certificates or other strategies can support your ideas.
(Consultation)