What is OEKO-TEX certification?
OEKO-TEX certifies products to comply with European Union regulations. It further certifies that certificate holder makes products without presence of any harmful substances and ensures environmental compliance.
What are the various product classes of OEKO-TEX
Certificate distinguishes between four product classes:
Product class I:
This is highest class of certification for Textiles and materials to be used for babies, toddlers, it certifies that product in this case - yarn is safe for making baby articles.
Product class II:
Textiles and materials, the surface of which mainly comes into direct contact with the skin: underwear, bedding, towels, shirts, blouses, socks and so on.
Product class III:
Textiles and materials, the surface of which mainly comes into direct contact with skin to a minor extent: jackets, coats, outdoor textiles, and so on.
Product class IV:
Furnishing materials for decorative purposes: table linen, curtains, upholstery fabrics and so on.
Ganga and Heartbeats products have been certified in which product class?
All Ganga and Heartbeats products are certified under Class 1, which has the most stringent OEKO-TEX criteria, which means Ganga and Heartbeats yarns are safe for baby articles as per European Union Regulations (REACH - Annexure XVII & Annex 4) and American requirement for children's articles (CPSIA).