The bluesign® SYSTEM is the solution for sustainable textile production. It eliminates harmful substances right from the start of the manufacturing process, and it sets and controls standards for environmentally friendly and safe production. This not only ensures that the final textile product meets very stringent consumer safety requirements worldwide but also gives consumers confidence in purchasing sustainable products.

bluesign technologies ag was founded in 2000. Since then, the bluesign® SYSTEM has been adopted by worldwide leading textile and accessory manufacturers. Various significant key players in the chemical and machine industry rely on the bluesign® SYSTEM, and well-known brands in the outdoor, sportswear and fashion industry trust the extensive knowledge and services of bluesign.

How did the cooperation between Sympatex and you come about?

Sympatex started to work with the bluesign SYSTEM for chemical management and impact reduction.

What was the joint output of the collaboration?

All Sympatex membranes are bluesign APPROVED –  impact reduction through impact stream management.

What hurdles were there in the collaboration?

More communication between the collaboration – we just had two panels at ISPO about us working together.

What synergies have resulted from this?

Long lasting partnership.