Tuesday, May 30, 2023Authorities
Environmental claims: results of the first DGCCRF investigation
In 2021 and 2022, the DGCCRF conducted an unprecedented investigation into the control of environmental claims used to promote non-food products and services. In total, out of the 1100 establishments checked, one in four was in anomaly. In order to sanction greenwashing commercial practices, DGCCRF investigators issued 141 warnings, 114 injunctions and 18 criminal or administrative proceedings.