Hohenstein maintain state-of-the-art ISO 17025 accredited laboratories in various countries including Bangladesh where our experts perform tests as per various international standards including ISO, AATCC/ASTM, CAN/CGSB, BS, EN, DIN, JIS, AS as well as Hohenstein and OEKO-TEX® criteria.

Based on their problem-solving approach, the Hohenstein experts provide objective and comprehensive test reports. Our internal quality assurance team ensures the accuracy and reproducibility of test results - worldwide.

Hohenstein ensures the quality of textile products with our holistic approach to product safety and quality - from design to delivery. Our expertise allows a timely delivery of the test results for our customers’ productswith consistent quality. We minimize the risk of possible quality flaws and returned goods, thus maximizing sales for a speedy global access and satisfied customers.

Hohenstein provides Textile services for:

Product range

  • Fibre and yarns
  • Fabrics
  • Clothing and apparel
  • Home textiles
  • Accessories and trims
  • Leather and footwear
  • Environmental testing

Our services at a glance:

Regulatory testing

  • Fibre label recommendation / identification
  • Care label recommendation
  • Flammability testing
  • As per REACH and CPSIA guidelines

Quality and performance testing

  • Colour fastness – including washing, dry cleaning, perspiration, rubbing, light colour fastness to washing / saliva perspiration / crocking / hot pressing / light / perspiration / chlorine bleach / non-chlorine bleach etc.
  • Dimensional stability and appearance
  • Physical properties and evaluation
  • Tensile and seam strength
  • Special properties – including water repellence, stretch and recovery
  • Whole shoe bonding
  • Whole shoe flexing
  • ...and many more

Chemical/Ecological testing

  • Banned amines (Azo dyes test)
  • Extractable heavy metals – e.g. lead
  • Chemicals – e.g. pentachlorophenol and other chlorophenols
  • Cadmium in plastics and PVC
  • Formaldehyde
  • Nickel content
  • Carcinogenic colourants and allergic disperse dyes
  • ...and many more.

Consultancy services

  • Factory set-up support
  • Set-up of operator training center
  • Quality system implementation
  • Quality assurance services

Knowledge Services

  • Quality system awareness programs such as quality control, testing and inspection training, social compliance methodologies
  • Retail -awareness on RSL
  • Other customized stuff training program,
  • …and many more

Environmental services

  • Waste water and sludge analysis

Our Hohenstein team of specialists are engaged in optimizing technology, systems and know-how, and thus act as process partners, enhancing the competitive strength of our customers throughout the world. Our objectives are to provide our customers with solutions based on reliability, safety, quality, environmental protection as well as cost-effectiveness. While improving the quality of our customers’ products, systems and processes, we try to ensure the safe and optimum handling of these products and systems.

We believe in providing value addition to our customers through our services. We have earned a reputation for being fair, firm, uniform and customer-oriented. Our customers stand apart due to their commitment to quality. They work with us to achieve product differentiation and obtain a qualitative edge over their competitors.