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Meet GOTS at VIATT

15 February 2024
Meet GOTS at the upcoming Vietnam International Trade Fair for Apparel, Textiles, and Textile Technologies (VIATT), set to debut from February 28 to March 1, 2024, at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center (SECC)! Felicia Shi, GOTS Representative in APAC, will host her very own booth and...

GOTS Achieves Recognition in Green Button 2.0 Scheme

21 December 2023
Based on UN-ITC's recommendation, the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) has recognised GOTS as meeting the requirements for the production processes for the Green Button 2.0. GOTS can be used as proof for the areas of manufacturing and wet processes. Previo...

GOTS Press Release +++ GOTS Pilot Project Creates Pathway for Small Operators to Attain Certification

27 November 2023
In a pioneering initiative aimed at enhancing accessibility to certification for small operator groups within the organic textile value chain, the Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) is pleased to introduce its ongoing Controlled Supply Chain Scheme Pilot Project. The project, launched in 20...

GOTS Press Release +++ GOTS Pilot Project Creates Pathway for Small Operators to Attain Certification (2)

27 November 2023
In a pioneering initiative aimed at enhancing accessibility to certification for small operator groups within the organic textile value chain, the Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) is pleased to introduce its ongoing Controlled Supply Chain Scheme Pilot Project. The project, launched in 20...

GOTS Press Release +++ Release of GOTS Due Diligence Handbook marks sustainable milestone for textile industry

03 October 2023
  The Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS), in cooperation with the Hague-based UpRights Foundation, is proud to launch the GOTS Due Diligence Handbook for Certified Entities. This landmark publication is a crucial step forward in the promotion of sustainability, human rights and ethica...