Everyone is searching.

Whether just starting out or continuously improving, companies on every part of the sustainability path need suitable partners and products that enable systematic implementation and innovation. A reliable network that enables choices based on verified criteria is indispensable.

The OEKO-TEX® Buying Guide is a free tool that assists in sourcing chemicals, materials, accessories and finished goods as well as selecting trustworthy suppliers and manufacturers.

For companies that own an OEKO-TEX® certification or label, the Buying Guide creates an international platform to market those achievements.

OEKO-TEX® Buying Guide

Online platform for more sustainable sourcing

Matchmaking for more sustainability.

The online buying guide lists over 21,000 companies, throughout the textile & leather supply chains, with OEKO-TEX® labeled or certified products and services. Buyers and consumers narrow a search by geography, certification type, material, productions stage, applications and more.

OEKO-TEX® Buying Guide Benefits.

For Buyers

  • Free online access to >21,000 suppliers, ~ thousands of certified materials, accessories, products
  • Find certified finished goods, materials and chemicals or specify materials for suppliers
  • Using STeP certified facilities helps you meet environmental and social requirements

For Suppliers

  • Opportunity to showcase your OEKO-TEX® certified products and company on an international platform
  • Target searches for your own suppliers to reduce certification costs as part of the modular system

How-To: Edit profile on myOEKO-TEX®

Checking certificate validity is important.


Sustainable products must also function.

Ben Mead
Managing Director
Hohenstein Institute America