OEKO-TEX® standards enable everyone to make responsible decisions and protect natural resources. We inspire trust in the textile and leather industry.
Driven by sustainability and a dedication to transparency, their work is grounded in proven science. OEKO-TEX® standards allow everyone to make responsible decisions and protect natural resources.
What is OEKO-TEX®?
OEKO-TEX® has specific standards for each type of certification they give out.
Products bearing the OEKO-TEX® STANDARD 100 and OEKO-TEX® LEATHER STANDARD labels have been scientifically tested for the presence of harmful substances and are a better and safer choice for your health.
Textiles and leather carrying the OEKO-TEX® MADE IN GREEN label are produced more sustainably in socially responsible workplaces.
The OEKO-TEX® STeP certification and the DETOX TO ZERO analysis set the highest standards for social and environmental aspects of textile and leather production.
Chemicals and treatments that meet the OEKO-TEX® ECO PASSPORT standard have been tested and analysed against strict criteria, for a lower environmental impact.
OEKO-TEX® RESPONSIBLE BUSINESS supports you on preventing or mitigating existing and potential negative impacts of business operations within your own activities, your supply chains and your further business relationships.
Why Does Simple Switch Sell OEKO-TEX® Certified Products?
We look for OEKO-TEX® Certified as one of our Simple Switch Impacts because
We support organizations that prioritize the safety of consumers and companies along the supply chain and support the making of socially responsible decisions for both the environment and the manufacturers.
We're passionate about transparency surrounding the impact of the products we sell. You can find a full list of the impacts we look for here, or browse in our "SHOP BY IMPACT" menu. If you have questions about the impact behind our products, don't hesitate to reach out!