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Green Business

Green Business

EU environmental initiatives for large and small businesses, trade associations, and public sector authorities

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The EU Business and Biodiversity Platform provides a unique forum for dialogue and policy interface to discuss the links between business and biodiversity at EU level.

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The EU Eco-Management and Audit Scheme (EMAS) is a premium management instrument developed by the European Commission for companies and other organisations to evaluate, report, and improve their environmental performance.


Procuring goods, services and works with a reduced environmental impact throughout their life cycle.

Resources for business

Product Environmental Footprint and Organisation Environmental Footprint methods as a common way of measuring environmental performance.

The Green Advisory Service for Sustainable Investments Support is a free advisory service for public and private project promoters who develop green investment projects.

EU Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) helps technology developers to gain credibility for their environmental technologies thereby facilitating their market reach.

Eco-innovation is a powerful instrument to protect the environment with a positive impact on the economy and society.