The signature process continues with OEKO-TEX® formalizing its participation in the joint exercise of alignment of Traceability certification schemes. Carolin Franitza, Stakeholder Manager at OEKO-TEX® is the authorized person for stamping her signature on the common Terms of Reference.
“I very much appreciate the support and collaboration that we have found in OEKO-TEX® from the very beginning of the COTANCE alignment exercise. Its experience in textiles and leather certification schemes and its extensive networks add tremendous value to the Leather Traceability Cluster. I look forward to advancing fast towards our common goals”, says Gustavo Gonzalez-Quijano, Secretary General of COTANCE.
“Traceability is essential for making responsible decisions. We believe that cooperation is an important factor in achieving that goal. Therefore, we highly appreciate the initiative of COTANCE”, says Carolin Franitza, Stakeholder Manager at OEKO-TEX®. “The Leather Traceability Cluster is a great opportunity to bring more trust into our industry.”