ISO 9001:2008: The most widely recognized standard is ISO 9001, a basic quality management system that can be used in industries of any size, anywhere in the World.

It is a leading business-driven initiative for companies committed to improving working conditions in factories and farms worldwide.

The Hohenstein Institute is one of the founder members of the «International Association for Research and Testing in the Field of Textile Ecology (OEKO – TEX ®) and carry out testing according to OEKO – TEX ® Standard 100. This sets comprehensive criteria and strict limit values for testing textiles for harmful substances.

The Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) was developed with the collaboration of leading standard setters to define the conditions that are accepted worldwide and ensure the organic position of textiles from environmentally and socially responsible production from the harvesting of raw materials.