Green Claims Directive Explained

The Green Claims Directive (GCD) aims to combat greenwashing and promote sustainable products and services.

The EU Commission published the proposal for the Directive on March 23, 2023 and it is set to be approved by the EU parliament at the end of 2024.

But what does this mean for companies? This free cheat sheet covers the following topics: 

  • Who is impacted?
  • What is the timeline for the roll-out?
  • How will it be enforced?
  • What do businesses need to pay attention to?
  • What businesses can and can't say under the proposed directive