08 Jan
Action Plan on the development of ecological system of environment responsible consumption and ecological marking to pursue international standards and European requirements for 2014 was adopted
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Minister of ecology and natural resources of Ukraine Oleg Proskuriakov approved mutual organization Action plan for 2014 year between the Ministry, science and public organizations which aimed to develop the system of environment responsible consumption and ecological marking in Ukraine according with international and European requirements.

Implementation of measures foresee combining of the efforts to increase the level of awareness and familiarity of the institutions, organizations and consumers in the area of technical regulation in the field of the environment protection, ecological management, soft production technologies and environment responsible consumption.

List of informational events, seminars, trainings and, also the development and implementation of the ecological standards and methodological recommendations for the development of the ecological management and improving of the ecological aspects of products are planned to be implemented this year.

This step is one of the priorities in the collaboration with the public to secure the fundamental, transparent and accessible mechanisms of consumer informing about the ecological advantages of the products and achieving the top targets and missions of the Program “Rich Society, Competitive Economy, Effective State” particularly in the following aspects:

  • transition to the unprescribed principles of use of the national and regional standards;
  • implementation of the integrated supervision for the healthy food products based on the international and European standards;
  • development of the system of ecological licensing and marking of the production;
  • providing access for the Ukrainian products to foreign markets;
  • improving the consumer rights protection.