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EU Parliament Green-Lights Anti-Greenwashing Directive

Executive Summary

EU Parliament votes to ban claims based on emissions offsetting schemes such as “climate neutral” and make the use of generic environmental claims like “environmentally friendly” subject to proof of recognized excellent environmental performance. 

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