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Macy’s Selects MADE IN GREEN by OEKO-TEX® Traceable Textile Label for its Private Brands Home Products

Macy’s will bring MADE IN GREEN by OEKO-TEX® traceable labels to select private brand textile products in its home collection. The MADE IN GREEN® label ensures products were made in environmentally friendly, socially responsible and safe facilities ... 

Topic area: OEKO-TEX® | 780-EN

Fresh momentum for members and customers
Dr Timo Hammer is the new Managing Director of the German Certification Association for Professional Textile Services.

With effect from 7 February 2018, Dr Timo Hammer has become the new Managing Director of the German Certification Association for Professional Textile Services. As a member of the management board, Dr Hammer also has parallel responsibility for the ... 

Topic area: General, Textile care and -service | 778-EN

HSN educates consumers on textile sustainability during launch of MADE IN GREEN® labeled Concierge Collection

This month, retailer HSN educated television viewers about the MADE IN GREEN by OEKO-TEX® label on its Concierge Collection cotton sheet sets. HSN partnered with Hohenstein Group to develop the educational programming. See a short clip of the ... 

Topic area: OEKO-TEX® | 777-EN

Hohenstein certification complies with new PPE regulation 2016/425

Accredited and notified bodies in the product sector of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) are tested at regular intervals and, if the test is successful, are granted renewed approval for accreditation and notification. The Hohenstein Group has ... 

Topic area: PPE Personal Protective Equipment | 776-EN

Marmot adopts ECO PASSPORT by OEKO-TEX® certified waterproof technology by Green Theme International

The Hohenstein Group recently verified an innovative DWR finish from Green Theme International™ in line with the requirements of the ECO PASSPORT by OEKO-TEX® certification system. Outdoor brand Marmot has been the first now to implement GTI’s ... 

Topic area: | 775-EN