Household textiles

With comprehensive testing and certification services for household and domestic textiles, Hohenstein offers support for developing and marketing high-quality products such as bedding systems, mattresses, bed-linen, towels, upholstery fabrics, down, etc.

For example, for pillows, blankets and mattresses, partner with us to objectively identify the comfort characteristics of a product or produce design guidelines for different applications (summer/winter) and user groups Then, use the Hohenstein Quality Label, such as a "sleep comfort vote", to communicate with the consumer.

The well-known Hohenstein laboratories for down and feather analysis offer all kinds of services for the international market, with the capability to analyse both the filling and casing materials, as well as the complete product. The test under international and national standards and regulations include identifying the composition of the mixed materials and the type of feather, the density of the casing material, filling capacity and the air permeability and microbiological status.

Other services for household and domestic textiles include testing for harmful substances in accordance with OEKO-TEX® Standard 100, various tests to assess the quality of the materials and performance, specific tests such as testing children's bedding for their flame-retardant capability or analysing the fibre migration in synthetic blankets.

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