Made in Green by OEKO-TEX®


Thursday 14th November 2019

15:30 - 16:15

Expert Talk Area

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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

Mr Dr. Jan Beringer

Hohenstein Group

Scentific Expert, Life Science and Care

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.

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Exhibitor List November 2019

Kunshan Sanchuan Hi-Tech Fabric, Co., Ltd.
Huntsman Textile Effects
Akkotex Srl
Nung Lai Co., Ltd.
FuRui Textile (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.
Olimpias Group Srl - Labels Division