GOTS-certified organic cotton
GOTS Certificate, i.e. Global Organic Textile Standard is a leading standard of certification for textiles made from organic fibres. CottonBee is a GOTS 6.0 certified company (license number: 1099579).
OrganicCertified by Control Union CU1099579
What does a GOTS certificate guarantee?
The standard guarantees all of our fabrics produced and printed in accordance with the highest ecological and social criteria. Such a certificate tells you that a company cares for both environmental and social matters.
Highest quality organic textiles
Certificate can be applied to fibres, woven and jersey fabrics or final products such as clothing, accessories or home textiles. The “Organic” certificate can be applied to products made from at least 95% certified ecological fibres. Products made using at least 70% of certified ecological fibres are eligible for the “Made with (X%) organic” certificate.
Print on organic fabricsSEE ORGANIC FABRICS
Articles eligible for certification have to be free from toxic colourants, heavy metals, formaldehyde and GMOs. All additives have to be biodegradable and GOTS compliant. A company applying for a GOTS certificate has to have an environmental protection policy and all paper or cardboard tags and packaging has to be made of recycled materials.
The origin of GOTS certified fibres has to be all natural. All raw materials should be harvested from sustainable farms. A huge part of the certification focuses on water management. A company applying for GOTS certification has to have a closed water circuit and have a water filtration plant.