Blaue Engel / Blue Angel

Blue Angel
Countries:Germany
Type:Voluntary Label
Links:Blue Angel Home Page
 

A labeling scheme operated by a consortium of German governmental and non-governmental agencies. Covers hundreds of products with office equipment and consumer electronics energy efficiency criteria similar to ENERGY STAR. Requires standby power consumption to be listed in product’s manual. Currently there are approximately 3800 certified Blue Angel products and services in Germany and abroad.