Classification

Participants in the environmental system are awarded bronze, silver or gold labels based on their performance.

 

Bronze label

To qualify for bronze label participating companies must fulfill all requirements in section one of the environmental criteria.

 

UmhverfiSilver label

To qualify for silver label participating companies must fulfill all requirements in section one and two of the environmental criteria.

Umhverfi - GullGold label

To qualify for gold label participating companies must fulfill all requirements of the environmental criteria.

Certification from the Nordic Swan or the European Eco-Label are equivalent to Vakinn gold certification, provided that the company fulfils Vakinn criteria no. 300-1.2, 300-2.1 and 300-3.1.