Market research shows sustainability is an increasingly competitive factor.

Customers demand independent and globally consistent proof.

You deserve a strong partner.

Hohenstein is an internationally recognized expert who helps you through the process of implementing, benchmarking and improving your initiatives.

More sustainable textile and leather manufacturing.

Every company can implement basic requirements for ecological production that also impact the bottom line.

Show you care.

STeP by OEKO-TEX® is an independent certification for production facilities that helps ensure and communicate that the manufacturing conditions are both sustainable and socially responsible. The built in benchmarks facilitate continuous improvement.

Consider the product's impact.

Annex VI of STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX® tests for substances that are harmful to the environment as well as to humans.

Source more sustainably.

>21,000 companies have certified millions of raw materials, processes and products. Access to the list is online and free.

Ben Mead
Managing Director
Hohenstein Institute America