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This section provides for news of the GOTS program, answers to FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions) and downloads of all public documents of the International Working Group.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Last Updated: Tuesday, 22 August 2017 13:53

Most requests received refer to certification procedures and criteria for operations and products as well as to requirements for labelling and the use of the GOTS logo. This sections provides for answers to the frequently asked questions.

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Security Advice Adverts

Last Updated: Thursday, 21 December 2017 11:27

105x148 GOTS SecAdvise Consumers engl Not all violations of the GOTS Licensing and Labelling conditions are intentional. Some are just caused by lack of knowledge. In addition consumers need to be informed how a correct GOTS label must look like. For this purpose we designed two  adverts with Security Advices for retailers and consumers. The ads are offered as "Free-ads" for magazines and newspapers that have free space and want to support GOTS.

GOTS SecAdvise Consumers engl

Security Advice Adverts for Consumers:
105x148_GOTS_SecAdvise_Consumers_engl.pdf
105x297_GOTS_SecAdvise__Consumers_engl.pdf
201x99_GOTS_SecAdvise_Consumers_engl.pdf
210x148_GOTS_SecAdvise_Consumers.pdf

Security Advice Adverts for Retailers:
105x148_GOTS_SecAdvise_Retailers_engl.pdf
105x297_GOTS_SecAdvise_Retail_engl.pdf
201x99_GOTS_SecAdvise_Retail_engl.pdf
210x148_GOTS_SecAdvise_Retailers.pdf

Further formats can be requested by e-mail

The Security Advice Notes are also available for download in German.

Downloads

Last Updated: Tuesday, 30 January 2018 14:38

This section contains all documents as released by the Global Organic Textile Standard International Working Group that are publically available.

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GOTS Position Paper - GM Cotton

Last Updated: Tuesday, 22 August 2017 13:53

GOTS Position Paper GM Cotton

The detailed position paper is available for download here