Open webinar "Eco-certification of goods and services: how it works"

We invite you to the open webinar "Eco-certification of goods and services: how it works", which will be held on Monday, September 14, 2020 from 17.00-18.30
Organizers: Ecological Union (operator of eco-labeling type I "Leaf of life") and the company "Green Driver" (eco-education and business greening).

In 2020, confirming the environmental friendliness of your products is more important than ever. Self-declarations are no longer sufficient. And here such a phenomenon as "authoritative eco-certification" is very useful.

    At the webinar, you will learn:
  • The main trends in the field of eco-products. Eco-labels in the world;
  • Environmental certification in Russia: from greenwashing to Leaflet of life. How do I choose the right certification?;
  • Eco-label type I "Leaf of life": General information, standards, verification procedure;
  • Which 27 companies have already received the Leaf of life eco-label for 204 items of their products?;
  • How do I use Ecolabel? 17 ways for companies.

You can register for the webinar here.

For all questions:
Ksenia Illarionova, head of the public relations Department of the Environmental Union
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The world circular economy forum will be held online

We are happy to invite you to the economic event of the year – the world circular economy forum (WCEFonline), which will be held online on September 29 and 30, 2020. The world needs a sustainable recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, and the circular economy gives us a critical opportunity to sustainably reboot our economies – in a way that also helps fight the climate and nature crises.
For more information about the forum, as well as to register for participation in it, please visit the website sitra.fi.

Took an active part in the conference

Boris Krylov (NP "AsEP"), as part of the project, took an active part in the conference in the Committee for energy and engineering of St. Petersburg on the issue: "On the entry into force of the decree of the Government of the Russian Federation of 22.05.2020 No.728 "on approval of the Rules for monitoring the composition and properties of wastewater and on amendments and invalidation of certain acts of the Government of the Russian Federation".

The meeting was held in videoconference mode, 20 Novgorodskaya St., lit. A, 13.08.2020, (Blue hall), 12:30
The following issues were considered:
1. On the entry into force of the decree of the Government of the Russian Federation of 22.05.2020 No.728 "On approval of the Rules for monitoring the composition and properties of wastewater and on amendments and invalidation of certain acts of the Government of the Russian Federation;
2. On measures for calculating standards for the composition of waste water adopted by the organization that carries out water disposal;
3. Informing subscribers about amendments to the current legislation in the field of wastewater disposal in centralized water disposal systems, about the formation of declarations on the composition and properties of wastewater.

Presentation at the conference of the organization that performs water disposal (Vodokanal SPB) in Russian, attached.

Participated in the Joint meeting

On July 29, "KOSMOS" LLC took part in a Joint meeting of the Committee of the RF CCI on natural resources and ecology and the Working group "environmental Protection" of the Public Council under the Ministry of natural resources and ecology of the Russian Federation "BAT and development of environmental technologies". The meeting was devoted to the development and updating of BAT reference books as a basis for greening industrial development, as well as the procedure for developing, reviewing and updating BAT reference books in the Russian Federation. As a result of the Meeting, a Resolution will be adopted, which will be published after signing. Photo from the video conference at the link.

We invite you to take part in a joint meeting Of the Committee of the RF CCI on nature management and ecology, the Committee of the Moscow CCI and the Working group "Environmental protection" of the Public Council

On July 29, 2020, we invite you to participate in a joint meeting Of the CCI Committee on natural resources and ecology, the Committee of the Moscow CCI and the Working group "Environmental protection" of the Public Council under the Ministry of natural resources and ecology of the Russian Federation on the topic "Best available technologies and development of environmental technologies".

The implementation of the Federal project "Introduction of the best available technologies" is intended to contribute to the greening of the Russian industry and increase its competitiveness. For this purpose, only the national project "Ecology" provides for attracting funds from the Federal budget in the amount of more than 27 billion rubles. In addition to direct investment, there is also other state support for enterprises implementing BAT – tax incentives, exemption from payment for negative impact, and others.

As formed and implemented by the Russian agenda in the field of BAT? Does Russia have a chance to become a participant in the formation of the rules of the new "green" world, and why is it still in the role of catching up? What challenges and barriers do regulators and market participants see as most relevant and solutions are most in demand?

For full consideration of the issue to a meeting of invited representatives of industry and trade of Russia, the accounts chamber of Russia, Ministry of Russia, world Bank in Russia, experts of educational and scientific research institutions and industrial enterprises.

The meeting will be held videoconference. It starts at 14:00.
Connect to the conference using the link.

Registration of participants until July 28: executive secretary Kirill Samsonov, phone: (495) 620-00-55, e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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