The trend of green consumerism has extended to textile and apparel products. Major European and U.S. textile product buyers have responded to this public awareness by viewing their textile products from an ecological standpoint, and are establishing relevant requirements. Intertek provides a comprehensive spectrum of eco-testing services targeting environmental protection and consumer health and safety.
- Eco-testing includes: banned Azo colorants and ozone depleting chemicals, heavy metal, pesticide residues, and fungicides, such as dimethylfumarate and formaldehyde contents.
- Eco-textile certification.
- GB 18401 testing.