Green Labeling: A Global Guide for Marketers and Manufacturers, is a new 195-page report from Raymond Communications Inc., that covers both mandatory and voluntary labeling in 36 countries in Europe, Asia, Latin America and North America.

Available in a soft-cover, spiral-type printed version or on CD-ROM, the report shows what markings are required on packages for recycling. It includes illustrations of recycling markings; a general discussion of labeling guides (including ASTM and ISO definitions); labeling regulation history; green labeling requirements by country (including a spreadsheet on each country’s eco-labeling symbol); information on pesticide, battery, mercury and other special labeling; plastic coding; pallet and wood package labeling. The $250 report may be ordered online at www.raymond.com or by phone at 301/345-4237.

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