Welcome to ECOSLC Raising awareness on environmental protection

EcoPorts is the main environmental initiative of the European port sector. It was initiated by a number of proactive ports in 1997 and has been fully integrated into the European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) since 2011. At the same time the neutral, independent and non profit ECO Sustainable logistics Chain Foundation, ECOSLC started its introduction in ports outside Europe and in port terminals worldwide. The overarching principle of EcoPorts is to raise awareness on environmental protection through cooperation and sharing of knowledge between ports and improve environmental management.
Self Diagnosis Method (SDM)
Complete an SDM and influence the World benchmark
SDM is a concise checklist against which port managers can self-assess the environmental management programme of the port in relation to the performance of both the sector and international standards.
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Port Environmental Review System (PERS)
Apply for PERS - The only recognized port-sector specific standard
Developed by ports themselves, PERS has firmly established its reputation as the only port sector specific environmental management standard.
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Sustainable Logistics Chain Management System
Tools, Services, Certification
Developed by Ports and companies in Transport, Handling and Storage, to obtain cost effective, environmentally friendly and sustainable end of chain results by logistics chain management as leading principle for improvement. The system has been successfully used in practice in Europe since 2011 and since then improved in a permanent process of learning by doing and improving.
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Latest
EcoPorts

This is a list of the latest EcoPorts that have either joined or renewed their status.

PORT DE ROUEN - France
15-02-2018
Port of Grenland - Norway
15-02-2018
Santander Port Authority - Spain
14-02-2018
Port of Helsinki - Finland
14-02-2018
Riga - Latvia
13-02-2018
Port of Amsterdam - Netherlands
13-02-2018
Port of London Authority - United Kingdom
13-02-2018
Port of Le Havre Authority - France
09-02-2018
Port of Moerdijk - Netherlands
09-02-2018
Dublin Port Company - Ireland
09-02-2018
Port of Ystad - Sweden
08-02-2018
Ports of Stockholm - Sweden
07-02-2018
Klaipėda / Authority - Lithuania
07-02-2018
Port of Kristiansand - Norway
05-02-2018

How to join the EcoPorts network and use SDM and PERS

Read about how to join the network and get the full benefits of the provided services