OEKO-TEX® is an international association of independent research and testing institutes focused on enhancing both product safety and sustainable production in the textile industry.
b) What is OEKO-TEX® Standard 100?
The OEKO-TEX® Standard 100 is a comprehensive, third-party testing and certification system for textile products at all stages of production. The testing for harmful substances is based on a scientifically founded criteria catalogue with more than 100 individual parameters. Textiles can only be certified if all components meet the specified requirements.
c) What is the Test Criteria?
The internationally binding test catalogue according to OEKO-TEX® Standard 100 is based on scientifically proven parameters and is revised annually in line with the latest legislation and research. It includes:
Illegal substances such as carcinogenic azo dyes
Legally regulated substances such as formaldehyde, plasticizers, heavy metals or pentachlorophenol
Substances which according to current knowledge are harmful to health, but which are not yet regulated or prohibited by law such as pesticides, allergenic dyes or tin-organic compounds
Parameters such as colour fastness and a skin-friendly pH-value, which are precautionary measures to safeguard consumer health
d) Which Product Class of OEKO-TEX® Standard 100 has the most stringent requirements?
Product class I: Textile items for babies and toddlers up to 3 years (clothing, toys, bed linen, terry cloth items etc.)
For more information about the Limit values and fastness, please check below webpage on OEKO-TEX®, https://www.oeko-tex.com/en/business/certifications_and_services/ots_100/ots_100_limit_values/ots_100_limit_values.html
Source of the materials : https://www.oeko-tex.com
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