About GreenPro

GreenPro is a Type – 1 Ecolabel which enables the end users in the building sector and manufacturing sector to choose sustainable products, materials and technologies for reducing the environment impacts during the construction, operation and maintenance of their buildings and factories.

GreenPro Ecolabel is accredited by Global Ecolabelling Network (GEN) through GENICES – GEN’s Internationally Coordinated Ecolabelling System.

A product which bears GreenPro Ecolabel has lower environment impact and contributes significantly for enhancing the performance of Green Buildings and Green Companies. GreenPro empowers end users with product sustainability information and steer them towards purchasing of sustainable products.

Life Cycle Approach

GreenPro evaluates a product based on a holistic ‘Life Cycle’ based approach and awards the Ecolabel. The Ecolabel encourages the product manufacturers to implement green measures in the following stages of the life cycle of a product.

  • Raw Materials
  • Manufacturing Process
  • Product Performance during use
  • Recycling / Disposal.

Ecolabeling Process

Product manufacturers aspiring for GreenPro Ecolabelling for their products have to follow the step by step process mentioned below.

Note:Product manufacturers may avail facilitation services from the empanelled consultants for adopting the GreenPro Ecolabel for their products.


GreenPro Ecolabel benefits both the end users and product manufacturers. The benefits can be tangible as well as intangible.

Some of the benefits for the users are as below:

  • Time and efforts in carrying out due diligence in selecting a green product is saved
  • The user is assured of the performance of the product and equipment
  • Ensures Toxic and hazardous substances free products which in turn enhances ‘health and wellbeing’ of users
  • Improved product performance during use to reduce resource consumption and environmental impacts
  • Recognition and credits for achieving national and international Green Building and GreenCo (Green Company) rating system

For Product Manufacturers

Some of the benefits of GreenPro Ecolabel for the product manufacturers are as below:

  • Differentiates the product from the competition
  • Increases the market reach out with credible and precise information on the Green features of the products
  • Easier to convince the specifiers, consultants and end users.
  • Enhances resource efficiency during the manufacturing process and enables improved profitability
  • Acts as a driver for achieving environment excellence and enables innovation


The GreenPro Ecolabel is valid for 2 years from the date of award of Ecolabel for a product / product range.

At the end of the validity period, the manufacturer has to renew the ecolabel by submitting the product performance related documents as per the relevant GreenPro standard.