|Policy Type:||Regulatory Instruments>Codes and standards, Regulatory Instruments, Information and Education>Performance Label>Endorsement label|
|Policy Target:||Residential Appliances>Refrigeration, Residential Appliances>Cooking & Laundry|
|Agency:||European Commission, DG Environment|
|Legal References:||2000/45/EC - COMMISSION DECISION of 17 December 1999 establishing the ecological criteria for the award of the Community eco-label to washing machines|
In January 2000, the European Union issued environmental criteria that have to be met for refrigerators and washing machines seeking the Unions eco-label. Energy efficiency is among the criteria included in Decisions 2000/40/EC and 2000/45/EC.
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