Conditions of participation

1. General 

The competition is organized by OEKO-TEX® Service GmbH (hereinafter referred to as OEKO-TEX®) via the feed of the official Instagram page (@oeko_tex) and the wall of the official Facebook fan page ( By participating in the competition, the participant accepts these conditions of participation. 

2. About the competition 

Participation in the competition takes place via the comment area under the competition post in the feed/on the wall. To participate in the competition, the following step must be carried out according to the information in the competition post: 

  • The participant submits, what aspects they look at when they are buying sustainable textiles.

3. Competition period 

The competition begins on 24th June 2022 and ends on 15th July 2022 (11:59 p.m. CET).

4. Eligibility to participate 

All-natural persons aged 18 and over with permanent residence in a European country are eligible to participate. Current employees of OEKO-TEX Service GmbH are prohibited from participating. The organizer's decision is final, and the prize cannot be paid out in cash or exchanged for another prize 

Participation takes place on our website ( during the period 24/06/2022 - 15/07/2022.

4. Prize 

The winner will be determined at random and announced via private message within seven (7) days of the end of the competition and requested to provide a valid postal address. If the prize is not claimed within three (3) working days of the notification of the prize via private message, OEKO-TEX® reserves the right to make the prize available to other participants. 

Prizes will be sent by post. The prize cannot be paid out in cash or exchanged for another prize. OEKO-TEX® reserves the right to verify the identity of the winner before issuing the prize. 

6. Exclusion from participation 

OEKO-TEX® is entitled to exclude individuals from participation if there are legitimate reasons, such as a violation of the conditions of participation, attempted manipulation, improper behavior, etc., and reserves the right to take legal action. The use of multiple social media profiles to increase the chances of winning is not permitted and will result in exclusion from participation. 

7. No connection to Facebook/Instagram 

This competition has no connection to Facebook and is not sponsored, supported, or organized by Facebook/Instagram in any way. Facebook/Instagram is not responsible for any of the content published as part of this competition. OEKO-TEX® releases Facebook/Instagram from any claims by third parties in connection with this competition. Any questions, comments, or complaints about the competition should not be addressed to Facebook/Instagram, but to OEKO-TEX® at 

8. Right to terminate/modify the competition 

OEKO-TEX® can modify the competition at any time and reserves the right to terminate the competition for a good cause. Termination for good cause can in particular occur if the proper execution of the competition can no longer be guaranteed for technical or legal reasons. 

The organizer's decision is final. The place of jurisdiction is Zurich, Switzerland. Swiss law shall apply. 

9. Responsible bodies 

OEKO-TEX® Service GmbH 
Genferstrasse 23 
8002 Zurich 
Phone: +41 (0) 44 501 26 00 

Please also read our data protection declaration carefully.