ECOLEBAN Criteria for Leather Footwear - User´s Manual (First Draft)

The objective of the "ECOLEBAN Footwear" eco-labeling scheme is to reduce the environmental impact, improving the sustainability and resource efficiency of the leather sector in Bangladesh throughout the whole value chain and to promote green commercialization and consumption. The objective of the eco-label award is to recognize the SMEs in their sector that most contribute to the reduction of the environmental impact. This criteria shall apply only to shoes or footwear designed to protect or cover the feet with an upper of leather”.