In order to be able to offer you and your employees maximum quality and safety, our products are regularly subjected to demanding tests. For this purpose, our workwear is submitted to the respective test center - and receives a test certificate after passing the test.
We always strive to optimize our internal and external processes in order to continuously improve both the satisfaction of our customers and our employees. That is why Ötscher work clothing has also been ISO 9001 certified since December 2000. Important aspects for this are e.g. B. Customer orientation, process-oriented thinking, a system-oriented management approach, continuous further development and a supplier relationship on a partnership level.
We take care of our environment. This international environmental management standard defines globally recognized requirements for an environmental management system and helps to implement environmental goals according to globally applicable standards. Ötscher has been ISO 14001 certified since 2015.
ILF - "Industrial Laundry Friendly"
The ILF - "Industrial Laundry Friendly" label identifies products that are particularly suitable for industrial laundry. During development, design and processing, special attention is paid to the requirements of modern laundries. In particular, the materials used, such as fabrics, zippers, buttons and accessories, but also the prints, emblems and transfers meet the highest standards. ILF is an internal Ötscher quality standard.
National coat of arms
State-awarded company in accordance with Section 68 of the Trade Regulations. The Federal Ministry of Economics and Labor awards the national coat of arms to companies that have “made exceptional contributions to the Austrian economy” and that have “a leading and generally respected position” in their branch of industry, as stated in the requirement profile of the national coat of arms.
BSCI - Business Social Compliance Initiative
Ötscher is a member of the “Business Social Compliance Initiative”, or BSCI for short. The business-driven platform for improving the social standards of global value chains was founded in 2003 by the Foreign Trade Association. The BSCI monitoring and qualification system helps to improve people's working conditions. The BSCI Code of Conduct supports companies in building an ethical supply chain and is based on international contracts for the protection of workers' rights. The key elements: management practice, documentation, working hours, remuneration, child labor / youth workers, forced labor, prison labor and disciplinary action, freedom of assembly and collective bargaining, discrimination, working conditions, health and social facilities, health and safety at work, dormitories, the environment. By signing the BSCI Code of Conduct, companies undertake to recognize these social criteria and implement suitable measures to implement and comply with company policy.
Accord is an agreement on fire
and building security in Bangladesh
Accord is a legally binding agreement between international organizations, non-governmental organizations and retailers in the textile industry on minimum safety requirements in the textile industry in Bangladesh: the signatory parties commit themselves to the goal of a safe and sustainable clothing industry in Bangladesh, in which no worker has to fear fire, building collapses or other accidents . Ötscher works with suppliers who are Accord members.
ÖKO-Tex test certificate
The Standard 100 by Oeko-Tex is a globally uniform system
of test methods, criteria and limit values for pollutants, according to which
the testing institutes confirm the harmlessness to health
certification of textile products. It
guarantees a high level of product safety.