Global Organic Textile Standard
The Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) was developed by leading standard setters to define world-wide recognised requirements for organic textiles. From the harvesting of the raw materials, environmentally and socially responsible manufacturing to labelling, textiles certified to GOTS provide a credible assurance to the consumer.
Oeko-Tex Standard 100
A testing and certification system for textiles.
The standard focuses on limiting the use of harmful substances in relation to the health of the end user.
Although the label is therefore focused on health aspects of the textile product, the guidelines for the use of harmful substances also have interfaces with the ecological dimension of sustainability.
Is the internationally accepted standard with requirements for an environmental management system developed by the International Organization for Standardization.
The environmental management system is used to develop an environmental policy that is appropriate for the organization and to guarantee its implementation.
BSCI: Business Social Compliance Initiative
The Business Social Compliance Initiative is an initiative of companies committed to better working conditions in their global supply chain.
BSCI offers a common code of conduct and a roadmap to companies that applies to all sectors and production countries.
ISO 9001 is a standard that sets requirements for the quality management system of an organization.