Whether you are interested in research projects or service offerings, here you will find press releases published by us regarding Hohenstein. Due to the support of various other institutions along the textile chain, we are also able to support you in your research work above and beyond this. Just contact us, we will also be happy to provide you with experienced interview partners and specialist authors dealing with your subject.

Ideax Labels and Accessories Private Limited have been awarded the LEATHER STANDARD by OEKO-TEX® certification, a sustainability milestone for the nation’s leather industry. The certification was earned for leather patches complying to product class II for articles in close contact with the skin and...
Hohenstein’s new 4D body scanner will be used in a series of research projects. Each project aims to advance knowledge and processes throughout the apparel industry.
In October 2019, the testing services provider and research partner Hohenstein released quality labels for tested workwear and uniforms to emphasise product safety, quality and the durability of workwear.
In June 2019 the “IntWash” research project, led by Hohenstein, began focusing on the opportunities and challenges of intelligent laundries. The establishment of Industry 4.0 concepts in laundries will be promoted through Hohenstein's research network, targeted marketing measures and international...
The current Skin Cancer Report 2019 by the University Medical Centre Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), the University of Bremen and the Techniker Krankenkasse (TK) clearly shows that the all-clear cannot be given, under any circumstances. Barely any cancerous disease is linked as directly to our behaviour as...
The certificate for the Baden-Württemberg support programme ECOfit was presented to Hohenstein and four other certified companies on 15/06/2019 at the Ludwigsburg District Administration Offices.
The 2019 published DIN SPEC 60015 “Quantitative measurement of the evaporative heat loss of smart textile materials for work, sports / outdoor and leisure” defines the measuring procedure and requirements for textiles and clothing that claim to have a cooling effect. This already offers a market...
When it comes to the quality of detergent and cleaning products, one aspect is of paramount importance: do the substances ensure perfect cleanliness? Hohenstein has reliably carried out detergent tests for more than 50 years now, thus making a significant contribution to ensuring that the quality of...
Consumer protection and sustainability along the textile value chain have always been fundamental issues for the OEKO-TEX® Association. For this reason, the existing guidelines of the OEKO-TEX® product portfolio are updated at the beginning of each year, so that the latest scientific findings and...
Following its recent recognition by the Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals (ZDHC) Program as a partnering wastewater testing laboratory, Hohenstein now offers customers the security of ZDHC-compliant manufacturing. As an internationally accredited testing laboratory, service provider and research...