Most electrical goods bought online have misleading energy labels, study finds

Most electrical goods bought online have misleading energy labels, study finds

The Guardian: World News

Three-year survey of eleven European countries by MarketWatch finds only a quarter of white goods sold online in UK were correctly labelled

Most electrical goods bought online have either been given a misleading energy label or none at all, according to a three-year survey across eleven European countries.

By law, energy performance energy labels for products such as dishwashers, ovens and fridges must be displayed as prominently on a website as they are in shops.

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