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OCEAN BOUND PLASTIC NEUTRAL A new environmental label to neutralise plastic contamination

Control Union and Zero Plastic Oceans are launching a new component to their Ocean Bound Plastic
(OBP) certification program. Initially designed to encourage the recycling of OBP, this program has
been reinforced by the introduction of a label promoting the collection and proper disposal of nonrecyclable OBP. Two certification subprograms are now available: the “Recyclable Ocean Bound
Plastic Certification” and the new “Ocean Bound Plastic Neutrality Certification.”

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Acquisition of Finotrol Oy by Control Union

Finotrol Oy and Control Union have agreed on an acquisition in which the entire share capital of Finotrol Oy have been transferred to Control Union. The acquisition will not cause any changes to the certification services previously offered by Finotrol Oy, but it will enable the provision of completely new, even more extensive certification services both in Scandinavia and the Baltic region.

Control Union recognized to join the “Carbon Footprint Peru” initiative

As part of the joint effort and initiative carried out by Control Union Peru and Control Union Certifications Germany, we are pleased to announce that Control Union has been recognized by the Ministry of the Environment of Peru as qualified to verify the quality of Greenhouse Gas Emissions (GHG) measurements of those companies registered in the digital platform “Carbon Footprint Perú” (Huella de Carbono Peru).  This was achieved by submitting evidence and relevant information related to the accreditation of the ISO 14065:2013 standard.