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From prototype to ready-to-market smart products

Smart textiles interact with their environment; they change colour, light up, give warning sounds, regulate the body temperature, measure health and other parameters and communicate with databases. They can generate and store energy, or protect

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Because ensuring optimal thermo-physiological comfort is a complex issue in clothing design, Centexbel offers a whole series of tests to assess this important aspect in the development of workwear, sportswear, corporate wear, medical wear, protective and military clothing.

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Toy Safety in the EU

Toys contribute to child development and play is an essential part of growing up. However, toys have to be safe for children to play with. Ensuring that toys marketed in the EU do not put children at risk is a priority. EU legislation aims to ensure that toys meet safety

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With new innovations in technology and production practices, the leather industry is evolving. Likewise, consumers are playing a decisive role in making positive changes all along the leather supply chain. In support of this evolution, the OEKO-TEX® Association developed the LEATHER STANDARD by OEKO

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If your company is interested in solving the challenges of Greenpeace’s Detox campaign, we are pleased to introduce you to DETOX TO ZERO by OEKO-TEX®. This new system validates, verifies and audits the alignments with the Detox campaign goals. Through the use of transparent and extensive MRSL

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ECO PASSPORT is a three-step process by which manufacturers of textile processing chemicals and chemical compounds are able to transparently confirm that their products meet the criteria for environmentally responsible  textile and leather production. The system guarantees that all data are treated

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The MADE IN GREEN by OEKO-TEX® label is issued exclusively to textile products that are:

  • Made with materials tested for harmful substances
  • Made in environmentally friendly facilities
  • Made in safe and socially responsible workplaces

Every MADE IN GREEN-labelled product has a unique product ID and

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STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX® is a global certification system assuring manufacturers, sourcers, brands, retailers, and consumers around the world that certified products meet the strict limit values for harmful substances of STANDARD 100 and that these substances are not present in critical

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Today’s consumers want high-quality textiles that are harmless to their health and made in facilities which are environmentally friendly and socially responsible. With our STeP by OEKO-TEX® certification we offer targeted support  for brands, retailers and manufacturers who successfully meet the