This has involved:

  • Linking ingredients to those on the Detergents Ingredients Database (DID) list
  • Carrying out literature searches and data review for ingredients where sufficient data were not available on the DID list or from the company
  • Calculating the Toxicity Factors and Degradation Factors for those ingredients not on the DID list
  • Calculating the Critical Dilution Volume for the whole product
  • Compiling a supporting dossier of information demonstrating compliance with the ecolabel criteria to submit alongside the application form