Policy matters


Catalonia seeks to promote greener goods and services through eco-labelling
An eco-label from Catalonia, which celebrated its twentieth anniversary in 2014, seeks to promote goods and services from the region by highlighting their environmental credentials. The eco-label, the Emblem of Guarantee of Environmental Quality, was established in 1994 by the Catalan regional...
Spanish tax benefits for the environmentally minded
Spain is set to increase tax rebates for those companies that invest in the environment. This is the latest Spanish measure to match those already made in the automotive sector. The Spanish Parliament has voted to double the tax rebate offered to companies for environmental spending. The...