PLEASE NOTE: This site uses cookies and similar technologies.

If you do not change your browser settings you are agreeing to their use.

Ecotexile News
Ecotexile News
Ecotexile News
Ecotexile News
Social Media
Home Twitter Facebook Linked In RSS Feed
Published on Tuesday, 08 January 2013

Oeko-Tex Standard 100 updated

Written by John Mowbray

Oeko-Tex 100 labelZURICH – New test criteria have been announced for the Oeko-Tex Standard 100, which will include tighter restrictions on the use of APEO’s in line with the zero discharge of harmful chemicals (ZDHC) initiative. Other new limit values have been placed on the use of biocides to stop fungal activity on textiles and leather, new restrictions for nickel accessories, plus lower limits for other textile chemicals in line with the REACh initiative.


Job of the Week

Be part of something Better - Supply Chain Coordinator at Better Cotton Initiative – London/Geneva

An opportunity to join an enthusiastic and dynamic team that are making significant global changes. Supporting the Senior Manager - Assurance and Supply Chain Compliance, on maintaining the integrity of the Chain of Custody (CoC) guidelines and coordinating the execution of the BCI Assurance Program in your assigned countries.

Need to advertise a job? Email: to promote your listing through Careers in Textiles.

Reference Tools