Pursuant to Regulation (EC) No. 1980/2000, which sets forth a revised Community eco-label award scheme, this Decision lays down revised ecological criteria concerning the award of the Community eco-label to soil improvers. Moreover, the Decision establishes assessment and verification requirements.
Implements: Regulation (EC) No. 1980/2000 of the European Parliament and of the Council on a revised Community eco-label award scheme (2000-07-17)
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