Active Chemical Products are modified polymers, preparations and chemical substances used in the textile industry which are incorporated into fibres or added at a later stage of production.
is an institute approved by OEKO-TEX® Service GmbH which is authorised to provide tests, audits and other services in connection with OEKO-TEX® products.
is the self-service portal provided by OEKO-TEX®, which allows a customer to access the "MySTeP database" and other services.
means the trademark "OEKO-TEX®" together with the label of the corresponding OEKO-TEX® Standard, the Certificate number, the Testing Institute, claim and OEKO-TEX® Website.
includes the trademark "OEKO-TEX®", which is inter-nationally protected.
is the company OEKO-TEX® Service GmbH based in Zurich, Switzerland, which is entitled to grant rights of use to the OEKO-TEX® trademark and the OEKO-TEX® Label.
refers to the “International Association for Research and Testing in the Field of Textile and Leather Ecology” consisting of OEKO-TEX® Service GmbH and the Testing Institutes approved by it.
are technical criteria and manufacturing conditions for products and companies issued by OEKO-TEX®.
is a report that indicates whether a product meets the criteria of an OEKO-TEX® Standard.
is a report that provides information on whether a company fulfils the criteria of an OEKO-TEX® Standard.
is a report on the performance of a company in accordance with a particular OEKO-TEX® Standard.
is the confirmation of compliance with the criteria prescribed by an OEKO-TEX® Standard and entitles the holder to use the OEKO-TEX® Label.