UPDATED 25/05/16

SKIN-FRIENDLY COTTON SUPPLIERS
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COMPANY NAME: ALBANO ANTONIO
CERTIFICATE:OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: skin-friendly cotton
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Antonio Albano
Email: info@albanoantonio.com
Tel: +39 (0) 25 75 05 309  
Company email: info@antonioalbano.com
Address:Via Bruno Buozzi 21, 20090 Pieve Emanuele MI, Italy
Web: www.albanoantonio.com

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COMPANY NAME: AVELANA
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: skin-friendly cotton
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Ricardo Pereira
Email: mail@avelana.pt
Tel: +351 (0) 253 809 850
Company email: mail@avelana.pt
Address: Rua da Estrada Nova, Nº. 280 4750 - 013 Abade de Neiva - Barcelos, Portugal
Web: www.avelana.pt

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COMPANY NAME: BERTO E.G. INDUSTRIA TESSILE 
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: skin-friendly cotton
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Sartorato Andrea
Email: andrea.sartorato@berto.is
Tel: +39 (0) 49 95 99 711
Company email: info@berto.it
Address: Via Mazzini 11, 35024 Bovolenta PD, Italy  
Web: www.berto.it

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COMPANY NAME: BESANI
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: skin-friendly cotton                             :
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Mario Riva
Email: mario@besani.it
Tel: +39 (0)33 127 3309
Company email: besani@besani.it
Address: Via per Gallarate 50/A, 21010, Besnate, VA, Italy
Web: www.besani.eu

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COMPANY NAME: BLANCHIN TEXTIL
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: skin-friendly cotton
INFORMATION:
Tel: +49 (0) 31 03 34 041
Company email: info@liningcompany.de  
Address: Einsteinstrasse 13, D-63303, Dreieich, Germany  
Web: www.liningcompany.de
AGENT: Handelsagenturen Erwin ten Donkelaar
Contact person: Erwin ten Donkelaar
Email: erwin@etdfabrics.nl
Tel: +31 (0) 653 358 107
Address: Boekweit 22, 7623HC Borne, the Netherlands
Web: www.etdfabrics.nl

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COMPANY NAME: BRIXIA TRADE
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: skin-friendly cotton
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Paola Micheli
Email: paolamicheli@brixiatrade.it
Tel: +39 (0) 30 250 7711
Company email: info@brixiatrade.it
Address: Via del Canneto 56, 25100 Borgosatollo, BS, Italy
Web: www.brixiatrade.it

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COMPANY NAME: BUGIS
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: skin-friendly cotton
INFORMATION:
Contact person: M. Cédric Thuot
Tel: + 33 (0) 67 49 55 377
Company email: bugis@bugis.fr
Company tel: +33 (0) 32 57 11 888
Address: 34 rue la Fontaine, 10440 LA RIVIERE DE CORPS, France
Web: www.bugis.fr

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COMPANY NAME: BURCE TEKSTIL A.S
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: skin-friendly cotton
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Ziya Ozel
Email: sukru@burce.com.tr 
Tel: +90 (0) 21 26 37 30 75
Company email: info@burce.com.tr
Address: Kersteciler Sitesi Fatih Cad. Savur Sok. no: 19 Merter 34010, Istanbul, Turkey
Web: www.burce.com.tr

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COMPANY NAME: CANCLINI TEXTILE
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: skin-friendly cotton
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Paola Fumagalli
Email: pfumagalli@canclini.it  
Tel: +39 (0) 31 89 94 22
Company email: info@canclini.is
Address: Via XXV Aprile 71, 22070, Guanzate, CO, Italy
Web: www.canclini.it

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COMPANY NAME: DEVETEX
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: skin-friendly cotton
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Sebastian Brauwers
Email: sebastian.brauwers@devetex.com
Tel: +49 (0) 215 178 128 12
Company email: sales@devetex.com
Address: kleinewefersstrasse 100, 47803 Krefeld, Germany
Web: www.devetex.com

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COMPANY NAME: DRAGONI
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: skin-friendly cotton
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Gianni Colombo
Email: gianni@dragoni.it
Tel: +39 (0) 331 702 031
Company email: info@dragoni.it 
Company tel: +39 (0) 331 702 011  
Address Via Luigi Vaschi 10, 21013, Gallarate, VA, Italy
Web: www.dragoni.it

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COMPANY NAME: FAMILITEX
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: skin-friendly cotton
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Maria Cristina Araújo Fernandes 
Email: geral@familitex.pt 
Tel: +351 (0) 253 88 60 20
Company email: geral@familitex.pt
Address: Rua das Giestas - Nº.379
4750 - 714 Tamel S. Pedro Fins - Barcelos
Portugal
Web: www.familitex.pt

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COMPANY NAME: FEINJERSEY
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: skin-friendly cotton
INFORMATION:
Contact Person: Tanja Schultes
Email: tanja.schultes@feinjersey.at
Tel: +43 (0) 55 23 62 63 70
Company email: info@feinjersey.at
Address:Sennemahd 12 A-6840 Götzis Austria
Web: www.feinjersey.at

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COMPANY NAME: KINDERMANN GmbH
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: skin-friendly cotton
INFORMATION:
Tel: +49 (0) 54 51 94 15 41
Company email: latusek@kindermann-textil.de
Address: An der Umfluth 31, 49479 Ibbenbüren, Germany
Web: www.kindermann-textil.de

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COMPANY NAME: LODOS KUMAS
CERTIFICATE: GOTS
FABRICS: organic cotton
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Türker İlyas KILIÇ
Email: sales@lodoskumas.com
Tel: +90 212 690 76 32 - 33 - 34
Company email: sales@lodoskumas.com
Address: Kadir Ozdemir cad. No:46 34325, Firuzkoy, Avcılar, Turkey
Web: www.lodoskumas.com

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COMPANY NAME: MAUTE + RENZ TEXTIL 
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: skin-friendly cotton
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Monika Happle
Email: info@mr-creation.de
Tel: +49 (0) 74 32 97 80
Address: Goethestr. 86,D-72461 Albstadt, Germany
Web: www.mr-creation.de

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COMPANY NAME: ORTA ANADOLU
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS:  skin-friendly cotton
INFORMATION:
Agent: Ata Arican
Email: aarican@skynet.be
Tel: +31 (0) 205 20 74 53
Company email: info@ortaanadolu.com
Company tel: +90 (0) 352 336 26 80
Address: Osman Kavancu Mah. Mensucad Cad. No:24 Melikgazi, Kayseri, Turkey
Web: www.ortaanadolu.com

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COMPANY NAME: SCHOELLER
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS:  skin-friendly cotton
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Martin Hämmerle
Email: martin_haemmerle@schoeller-textiles.com
Tel: +41 (0) 81 78 60 750
Company email:  info@schoeller-textiles.com
Address: Bahnhofstrasse 17, Postfach, 9475 Sevelen, 
Switzerland
Web: www.schoeller-textiles.com

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COMPANY NAME: STOTZ
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS:  skin-friendly cotton
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Laura Miro
Email: laura.miro@stotzfabrics.ch
Tel: +41 (0) 443 66 51 23
Address: Walchestrasse 15
CH-8021 Zürich, Switzerland
Web: www.stotzfabrics.ch

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COMPANY NAME: UTEXBEL
CERTIFICATE: GOTS
FABRICS: skin-friendly cotton
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Henk Vandendriessche
Email: weaving@utexbel.be
Tel: +32 (0) 552 312 11
Address: Cesar Snoecklaan 30, 9600 Ronse-Renaix, Belgium
Web: www.utexbel.com

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COMPANY NAME: YILMAZ
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: skin-friendly cotton
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Mahmut Cakir
Email: m.cakir@yilmazkumas.com.tr
Tel:  +90 (0) 212 55 78 150 (pbx) -
+90 (0) 212 50 57 996 (pbx)
+90 (0) 053 24 13 24 36 (gsm)
Company email: m.cakir@yilmazkumas.com.tr
Address: Keresteciler Sitesi Zafer Cad. Necmettin Aksoy İş Merkezi No:3 – Istanbul - Turkey
Web: www.yilmazkumas.com.tr


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SKIN-FRIENDLY WOOL SUPPLIERS

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COMPANY NAME: A PENTEADORA
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: skin-friendly wool
INFORMATION:
Contact perso: Rosa Cristina Silva                    
Email: silvia.branco@penteadora.pt              
Tel: +351 (0) 27 59 70 100  
Company email: penteadora@penteadora.pt
Address: Lugar da Terca - Av.1. dea Maio 6215 - 517 Unhais de serra, Portugal    
Web: www.a-penteadora.pt
AGENT: Gert-Jan de Roo
Email: info@derooagenturen.nl
Tel: +31 (0) 653 443 020
Address: Marktstraat 39, 1411 CZ Naarden - Vesting, the Netherlands
Web: www.derooagenturen.nl


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COMPANY NAME: CHAMATEX SAS
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: skin-friendly wool
INFORMATION:
Contact persons:
Christian Reymond
Email: creymond@chamatex.fr
Tel: +33 (0) 475  689 571
Sylvain Hasenfratz
Email: shasenfratz@chamatex.fr
Tel: +33 (0) 475 689 510
Company tel: + 33 (0) 475 698 500
Address: 1285, Route de St-Romain-d'Ay, 07290, Ardoix, France
Web: http://chamatex.net/

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COMPANY NAME: SCHOELLER
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS:  skin-friendly wool
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Martin Hämmerle
Email: martin_haemmerle@schoeller-textiles.com
Tel: +41 (0) 81 78 60 750
Company email:  info@schoeller-textiles.com
Address: Bahnhofstrasse 17, Postfach, 9475 Sevelen,
Switzerland
Web: www.schoeller-textiles.com

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SKIN-FRIENDLY LINEN SUPPLIERS

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COMPANY NAME: BRIXIA TRADE
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: skin-friendly linen
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Paola Micheli
Email: paolamicheli@brixiatrade.it
Tel: +39 (0) 30 250 7711
Company email: info@brixiatrade.it
Address: Via del Canneto 56, 25100 Borgosatollo, BS, Italy
Web: www.brixiatrade.it

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COMPANY NAME: LIBECO
CERTIFICATE: GOTS
FABRICS: skin-friendly linen
INFORMATION:
Contact persons: 
Sales Manager: Marc Carette
Email: marc.carrette@libeco.be
Tel: +32 (0) 514 889 21
Company email: info@libeco.com

Address: Tielstraat 112, 8760 Meulebeke Belgium
Web: www.libeco.com

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SKIN-FRIENDLY SYNTHETIC FABRIC SUPPLIERS

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COMPANY NAME: ALBANO ANTONIO
CERTIFICATE:OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: skin-friendly synthetics
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Antonio Albano
Email: info@albanoantonio.com
Tel: +39 (0) 25 75 05 309   
Company email: info@antonioalbano.com
Address:Via Bruno Buozzi 21, 20090 Pieve Emanuele MI, Italy
Web: www.albanoantonio.com

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COMPANY NAME: ANDRÉ AVIO
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: skin-friendly synthetics
INFORMATION:
Email: aavio@andreavio.fr
Tel: +33 (0) 327 765 359
Address: Rue Henri Barbusse 133, BP 30157, Caudry, France
Web: www.andreavio.fr 

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COMPANY NAME: DEVETEX
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: skin-friendly synthetics
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Sebastian Brauwers
Email: sebastian.brauwers@devetex.com
Tel: +49 (0) 215 178 128 12
Company email: sales@devetex.com 
Company tel: +49 (0) 215 178 128 0
Address: kleinewefersstrasse 100, 47803 Krefeld, GermanyWeb: www.devetex.com

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COMPANY NAME: SCHOELLER
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS:  skin-friendly synthetics
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Martin Hämmerle
Email: martin_haemmerle@schoeller-textiles.com
Tel: +41 (0) 81 78 60 750
Company email:  info@schoeller-textiles.com
Address: Bahnhofstrasse 17, Postfach, 9475 Sevelen, 
Switzerland
Web: www.schoeller-textiles.com

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COMPANY NAME: TEXTIEL TROCH
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS:  skin-friendly synthetics
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Hans Troch
Email: textiel.troch@telenet.be
Tel: +32 (0) 3 777 29 47
Address: Wegvoeringsstraat 111, 9100 Sint-Niklaas, Belgium
Web: www.textieltroch.be

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COMPANY NAME: YOUNG TEXTILE
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: skin-friendly synthetics
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Stephen Lee
Email: plan@youngtex.co.kr
Tel: +82 (0) 256 583 31
Address: 17F Dongwoo Bldg 708-1Yeoksam-Dong, Kangnam-Ku, 135760 Seoul, Korea
Web: www.youngtex.com 

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SKIN-FRIENDLY MAN-MADE CELLUSE FABRIC SUPPLIERS
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COMPANY NAME: FEINJERSEY
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: tencel and modal
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Tanja Schultes
Email: tanja.schultes@feinjersey.at
Tel: +43 (0) 552 362 63 71 59
Mobile: +43 (0) 664 849 87 44
Company tel: +43 (0) 552 362 63 70
Address: Sennemahd 12, 6840, Gotsis, Austria
Web: www.feinjersey.at

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COMPANY NAME: IPEKER
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: cupro
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Irem Apaydin
Email: irema@ipeker.com
Tel: +90 (0) 224 243 11 00
Address: OSB Mavi Cad. No: 7, TR 16159, Bursa, Turkey
Web: www.ipeker.com

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COMPANY NAME: MTK AUSTRALIA

CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: Tencel
INFORMATION:
Email: info@mtk.net.au
Tel: +61 (0) 398 860 055
Address: St Alblans Road 275-317, Sunshine Victoria, 3020, Australia
AGENT: ECOLOGICAL TEXTILES
Contact person: Marita Bartelet
Email: ecologic@ecologicaltextiles.nl
Tel: +31 (0) 475 334 073
Company email: info@ecologicaltextiles.nl
Address:  Minister Bongaertsstraat 137, 6042 CK Roermond, Netherlands
Web: www.ecologicaltextiles.nl

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COMPANY NAME: SANKO TEKSTIL ISLETMELERI

CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: tencel
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Umran Ozkoc
Email: uozkoc@sanko.com.tr
Tel: +90 (0) 342 211 60 00
Company email: marketing@sanko.com.tr
Address: 2. Organize Sanayi Bolgesi Haci Sani Konukoglu Bulvari No: 1 Baspinar, Gaziantep, Turkey
Web: www.sankotextile.com

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SKIN-FRIENDLY INTERLINING SUPPLIERS
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COMPANY NAME: A.C. TER KUILE
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: skin-friendly linen                               
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Sylvia Witbreuk
Email: sales@actk.nl
Tel: +31 (0) 534 316 841
Company email: actk@actk.nl
Address: Kneedweg 35, 7511 CB Enschede, The Netherlands
Web: www.actk.nl

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COMPANY NAME: GANZERT
CERTIFICATE: OEKO-TEX
FABRICS: skin-friendly interlining
INFORMATION:
Contact person: Bernd Copony
Tel: +49 (0) 899 993 97 12
Company email: info@ganzert-watteline.de
Company tel: +49 (0) 899 993 970
Address: Reisingerstrasse 13, 85737, Ismaning, Germany
Web: www.ganzert-watteline.de
 

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WHAT DOES SKIN-FRIENDLY MEAN?
Our skin friendly filter means that the main fabric used to make the garment does not endanger the health of your skin. Skin friendly certificates are Oeko-tex, Ivn, Gots, Joca and Sacl.

GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT CERTIFICATES:

GOTS
The Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) is the worldwide leading textile processing standard for organic fibers, including ecological and social criteria. The aim of the standard is to define world-wide recognized requirements that ensure organic status of textiles, from harvesting of the raw materials, through environmentally and socially responsible manufacturing up to labeling in order to provide a credible assurance to the end consumer. The EU organic regulation is the legal basis for the control of organic farming and food processing in Europe. The Global Organic Textile Standard has the EU organic regulation as its baseline: it starts where the European Legislation ends. This legislation contains (amongst other standards): standards for crop production, standards for livestock husbandry: e.g.. duration of transport of livestock shall be minimized; any suffering, including mutilation, shall be kept to a minimum during the entire life of the animal.

Organic is a ‘whole system’ approach to farming and food production. It recognizes the close interrelationships between all parts of the production system from the soil to the consumer. Agricultural principles are: To produce food of high quality in sufficient quantity. To work within natural systems and cycles throughout all levels from the soil to plants and animals. To maintain the long term fertility and biological activity of soils. To treat livestock ethically, meeting their physiological and behavioral needs. To respect regional, environmental, climatic and geographic differences and (appropriate) practices that have evolved in response to them.

Organic farming: Organic farming means livestock has to be managed with special care for their welfare and health, the animals’ behavioral needs should be satisfied. It goes beyond merely avoiding cruelty. One should: aim to prevent disease and injury, increase the ability of stock to resist infection, parasitic attack and metabolic disorders, and increase their ability to overcome injury by rapid healing. Animals should enjoy the ‘five freedoms’ - freedom from: malnutrition, physical discomfort and extremes of temperature, injury and disease, fear and distress, unnecessary restrictions of behavior.

Environmental criteria: At all stages through the processing organic fibre products must be separated from conventional fiber products and must to be clearly identified. All chemical inputs (e.g. dyes, auxiliaries and process chemicals) must be evaluated and meeting basic requirements on toxicity and biodegradability/eliminability. Prohibition of critical inputs such as toxic heavy metals, formaldehyde, aromatic solvents, functional nano particles, genetically modified organisms (GMO) and their enzymes. The use of synthetic sizing agents is restricted; knitting and weaving oils must not contain heavy metals. Bleaches must be based on oxygen (no chlorine bleaching). Azo dyes that release carcinogenic amine compounds are prohibited. Discharge printing methods using aromatic solvents and plastisol printing methods using phthalates and PVC are prohibited. Restrictions for accessories (e.g. no PVC, nickel or chrome permitted, any polyester must be post-consumer recycled from 2014 onwards). All operators must have an environmental policy including target goals and procedures to minimize waste and discharges. Wet processing units must keep full records of the use of chemicals, energy, water consumption and waste water treatment, including the disposal of sludge. The waste water from all wet processing units must be treated in a functional waste water treatment plant. Packaging material must not contain PVC. 

For more information on this standard please visit the website: www.global-standard.org

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IVN
The Internationale Verband der Naturtextilwirtschaft is a founder member of Global Standard GmbH, the managing body of the Gobal Organic Textile Standard (GOTS). Since 2002 they have worked with SACL (UK), OTA (USA) and JOCA (Japan) to develop the unified global organic textile standards, which were launched in 2006. 

IVN offers besides GOTS as its basic standard one further standard for certification that complies with GOTS but contains some additional requirements.(regarding composition, dyes and auxiliary agents, mercerization, etc…). This is the Naturtextil Certified Best label.

For more information on the standard please visit the website: www.naturtextil.com

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JOCA
The Association is a founder member of Global Standard GmbH, the managing body of the Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS). Japan Organic Cotton Since 2002 they have worked with SACL (UK), OTA (USA) and IVN (DE) to develop the unified global organic textile standards, which were launched in 2006. 

JOCA consist of several Japanese companies who produce or trade organic cotton products in Japan. The objective is to deepen understanding on organic cotton and promote consumption of the products in Japan. The Joca certificate complies to the GOTS certificate.

For more information on the standard please visit website: www.joca.gr.jp

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SACL
The Soil Association is a founder member of Global Standard GmbH, the managing body of the Gobal Organic Textile Standard (GOTS). Since 2002 they have worked with IVN (Germany), OTA (USA) and JOCA (Japan) to develop the unified global organic textile standards, which were launched in 2006. It uses since June 2011 the GOTS standard as the basis for certification for new applicants.

The Soil Association organic standards have the EU organic regulation as their baseline. In many cases the standards are more robust than those set by EU regulations - in fact, no system of farming has higher levels of animal welfare standards than organic farms working to the Soil Association standards.

For more information on the standard please visit website: www.soilassociation.org

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OEKO-TEX
The Oeko-Tex Standard 100 was introduced at the beginning of the 1990s as a response to the needs of the general public for textiles which posed no risk to health. Oeko-Tex is an independent, third party certifier that offers two certifications for textiles: Oeko-Tex 100 (for products) and Oeko-Tex 1000 (for production sites/factories). Products satisfying the criteria for Oeko-Tex 100 which are produced in an Oeko-Tex 1000 certified facility get the Oeko-Tex 100Plus label. Oeko-Tex 100 labels aims to ensure that products pose no risk to health. They do not contain allergenic dye-stuffs and dye stuffs that form carcinogenic aryl-amines. They have been tested for pesticides and chlorinated phenols. They have been tested for the release of heavy metals under artificial perspiration conditions. Formaldehyde had been banned; other aldehyde limits are significantly lower than the required legal limits. They have a skin friendly pH, are free from chloro-organic carriers. They are free from biologically active finishes. The certification process includes thorough testing for a lengthy list of chemicals. Specifically banned are: AZO dyes, carcinogenic and allergy-inducing dyes, pesticides, chlorinated phenols, chloro-organic benzenes and toluenes, extractable heavy metals, phthalates in baby products, organotin compounds (TBT and DBT), emissions of volatile components.

For more information on the standard please visit website: www.oeko-tex.com