Clever akafen – Ecologic products recommended by the SDK

With the campagne „Clever akafen“ the SDK aims at increasing the visibility of ecologic products in shops and help consumers make environmentally correct choices. For this prupose, supermarkets and retailers mark these productions with the label „Clever akafen“.

Partners of this prevention campaign which is acknowledged as “best practice” by the EU are the Chambre des Métiers, the Chambre de Commerce, the  confédération luxembourgeoise du commerce clc and the ‘Union Luxembourgeoise des Consommateurs (ULC).

What kind of products do we recommend

The products will be selected on the basis of the following general criteria:

  • environment correct packaging which can be recycled – avoidance of unnecessary packaging
  • content with no or low level of dangerous substances
  • sustainable: durable; with a low energy consumption at use; use of recycled materials
  • easy recycling of the product after use, at least useable for energy production

The following products have been advertised so far:

  • paints, lacquers and vanishes
  • rechargeable batteries and accessories
  • detergents and cleaning products
  • bulbs (lamps) and luminaire
  • school and office supplies
  • Rinse-off products
  • Hygiene paper products

Reduce waste costs and at the same time act environmentally friendly!

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