Hohenstein’s new method to detect genetic modifications in organic cotton

BÖNNIGHEIM (ivs) There has been a sharp rise in demand for organic cotton products. Compared to conventionally grown cotton, the cultivation of organic cotton requires the renunciation of genetically modified seeds, chemical pesticides or fertilisers. Nevertheless, genetic modifications are repeatedly found in textiles that are falsely labelled with organic claims. Often, available certification systems are […]


Hohenstein celebrates 75th anniversary

The company specialises in the testing, certification and research of all kinds of textile-related products and has reason to celebrate for having created a global footprint Textile testing and research partner Hohenstein has reason to celebrate: this year marks the company’s 75th anniversary. Now in its third generation of family ownership, the company will spend […]