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This is pressuring manufacturers to
assess how their processes and products
affect the environment and human
health, Pappalardo explains. Companies
aligned with this consumer value have an
advantage when it comes to competing for
projects and orders, he adds.
This has led to some manufacturers
making false or misleading sustainability
claims. As a result, there has been an
increased demand for sustainability
testing from suppliers eager to validate
the eco-friendliness of their products and
processes, says Dr. Jan Beringer, senior
scientific expert for Hohenstein, an

international testing services provider and
research partner for the textile industry,
headquartered in B├Ânnigheim, Germany.
"Our research centers around the
interaction between textiles, humans and
the environment," Beringer explains.
"Hohenstein is a founding member and
leading provider of the OEKO-TEX®
portfolio of services, such as the Standard
100 by OEKO-TEX certification, and is
certified by the U.S. Consumer Products
Safety Commission as a third-party,
independent laboratory for CPSIA
[Consumer Product Safety Improvement
Act] compliance verification."

Customers of all stripes are
requesting PVC-free products,
especially when used for interior
applications. Adding color, visual
interest and style to the decor
of Cibo Distrada restaurant in
Italy is Dickson's Jet Tex Comfort
PVC-free wallcovering. Design
by absolutegraphic.com.
Photo: Dickson Coatings.

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