OEKO-TEX®Standard 100

OEKO-TEX® Standard 100 is an international certification system for textiles that ensures products are free from harmful substances. It is a globally recognized standard for testing and limiting the use of chemicals in textile products throughout the entire production process.

Testing for harmful substances

OEKO-TEX® Standard 100 sets strict limits on the use of harmful substances such as carcinogenic dyes, heavy metals, and pesticides in textile products. The certification requires comprehensive testing of the finished products to ensure they meet the specified criteria.

Product categories

The standard covers various textile products, including garments, fabrics, yarns, and accessories. Different product categories have specific requirements and criteria that must be met to obtain certification.

Comprehensive criteria

OEKO-TEX® Standard 100 encompasses numerous criteria for evaluating textile products. These criteria include substance limitations, banned substances, and requirements for color fastness, pH value, and skin-friendly pH levels.

Independent testing and certification

Textile products seeking OEKO-TEX® Standard 100 certification must undergo testing by authorized laboratories. These tests are conducted based on standardized testing methods and comprehensive evaluation criteria. Once the products meet all the requirements, they are granted the OEKO-TEX® Standard 100 label.

OEKO-TEX® Standard 100 certification ensures that textile products are safe, free from harmful substances, and environmentally friendly. It helps manufacturers demonstrate their commitment to product safety and provides consumers with transparent information about the textiles they purchase.