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BÖNNIGHEIM, GERMANY (Oct. 12, 2018) – Today, Hohenstein is pleased to announce it is joining the ZDHC Roadmap to Zero Program. In doing so, Hohenstein supports the Program’s vision of widespread implementation of sustainable chemistry, driving innovations and best practices in textile, apparel and footwear industries to protect consumers, workers and the environment.

Hohenstein is committed to working collaboratively on this task and towards the milestones set in the Programme’s Joint Roadmap through active engagement with other brands, retailers and stakeholders.

Hohenstein is proud to be joining over 20 leading brands working together to drive industrywide change in responsible chemical management, and commits to working on this task in a collaborative and open manner.

With around 1,000 employees in more than 40 branches and contact offices worldwide, Hohenstein is an international accredited testing laboratory, services provider and research partner in the textile industry. Its work first and foremost involves the testing and certification of textiles. One of its core competencies is research and development for all kinds of applications and textile products. It also offers a number of advanced training services for companies along the entire textile production chain.

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About Hohenstein

With global headquarters in Bönnigheim, Germany and 1000 employees in offices and labs around the world, Hohenstein offers accredited and independent textile testing, certification, research and development as well as training for more than 70 years. Product labels such as the Hohenstein quality label or the UV Standard 801 support manufacturers and retailers in their marketing activities. As a founding member, Hohenstein is also one of the most important laboratories for testing within the OEKO-TEX® portfolio. www.Hohenstein.US

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Casey Strauch
US Marketing Manager
Hohenstein Institute America