International verification systems for fair working conditions in the garment industry worldwide cooperate closely with manufacturers like us. Effective implementation of the improvements done in our company are controlled consistently. Thanks to their sharing of expertise, social dialogue and intensive industrial relationships which increases the effectiveness of our work.
The Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) is the worldwide leading textile processing standard for organic fibres, including ecological and social criteria, backed up by independent certification of the entire textile supply chain.
The aim of the standard is to define world-wide recognized requirements that ensure organic status of textiles, from harvesting of the raw materials, through environmentally and socially responsible manufacturing up to labelling in order to provide a credible assurance to the end consumer. Textile processors and manufacturers are enabled to export their organic fabrics and garments with one certification accepted in all major markets.
Oeko-Tex® Standard 100 is a standardized worldwide testing and certification system for textile products at all stages of processing. This label shows that the model complies to the Oeko-Tex® Standard 100 criteria. The pollutant tests cover substances which are prohibited and regulated by law, chemicals which are known to be harmful to health and parameters for health protection.
BSCI is an initiative of the Foreign Trade Association (FTA). All BSCI participants are also FTA members and share the FTA vision of “Free Trade. Sustainable Trade”. To fulfil this vision,BSCI has been given specific governance bodies through which BSCI companies are invited to actively take part, to develop and implement an excellent system for improved working conditions in the global supply chain.
Sedex enables members to bring together many kinds of different data, methodologies, standards and certifications, to make better-informed business decisions, and to drive continuous improvement across their value chains.
Fair Wear Foundation works with brands, factories, trade unions, NGOs and stometimes governments to verify and improve workplace conditions in 11 production countries in Asia, Europe and Africa. FWF keeps track of the improvements made by the companies it works with.