Translation of eco-labeling in Spanish:

eco-labeling

etiquetado ecológico, n.

(British eco-labelling)

Pronunciation: /ˈiːkəʊleɪb(ə)lɪŋ//ˈikoʊˌleɪb(ə)lɪŋ//ˈɛkoʊˌleɪb(ə)lɪŋ/

noun

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    Ecology
    etiquetado ecológico masculine
    eco(-)etiquetado masculine
    • A negative impact from eco-labeling conforms with other evidence that a strong pro-environmental stance did not benefit candidates in the 1996 and 1998 elections.
    • Countries including Korea, the United States and China are claiming that eco-labelling damages their competitiveness and acts as a barrier to trade.
    • Generally, eco-labeling is beneficial, and env-PAC support increases a candidate's chance of winning an election, thereby heightening environmental support within the Senate.
    • There are some aspects of the trade and environment debate, such as the precautionary principle and eco-labelling, that give us cause for deep anxiety.
    • European eco-labelling has enjoyed a very uneven history; and ‘fair-trade’ products have grown in number but remain limited to a small range of products (bananas, tea, coffee, chocolate).
    • ‘International pressure, in terms of eco-labeling or forest product certification, will be ineffective, unless we first show our own commitment to complying with the law and taking harsher action against illegal loggers,’ he said.
    • These accession states also could be a good testing ground for new policy instruments such as voluntary agreements for eco-labeling and market mechanisms such as emissions trading and energy taxes.
    • Planned developments in Integrated Production Policy will mean that tools such as eco-labelling and environmental management systems will be driving forces for companies in every sector of the economy.
    • The rapid spread in eco-labeling of forest products likely will force logging firms to change to sustainable harvesting or be driven out of business.
    • There will also be discussion on eco-labelling, which may be illegal under current trade rules.
    • Another method of raising environmental standards is through eco-labelling.
    • But it is still hoping for agreement on eco-labelling so that consumers can be informed about the environmental impact of the products they buy - but it is finding opposition from other countries.