The European Union is working on a revision of its Ecolabel standard for lubricants. Regulators say the proposed changes will strengthen protections for the environment while also encouraging the development of more environmentally benign products.
The European Commissions Regulatory Committee voted June 29 to endorse revisions drafted by the commissions Joint Research Centre after public input. The changes still must be approved by the European Parliament, and a vote is scheduled for November.
Get alerts when new Sustainability Blog articles are available.