Made in Green by OEKO-TEX®
Interesting times: We see a growing demand with our customers for 3rd party verification, while new systems enter the market. Harmonization of standards seems to be a new key driver for the textile industry, from the Green Button label in Germany to the ZDHC initiative. This session will provide a heads-up on global developments and industry drivers and will demonstrate how independent proof becomes a success factor.
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About the orator
After studying chemistry with a special focus on textile and fiber chemistry at the University of Stuttgart, Dr. Beringer started his career 2003 at the Hohenstein Institute. After heading the R&D of the Department of Function and Care he is now responsible internationally for industry and special project since 2016. Dr. Beringer has extensive knowledge in textile and fiber chemistry, clothing physiology, fit and workmanship of garments, functionalization of fabrics, textile UV protection, textile reprocessing.