Changing of the guard at Oeko-Tex
July 27, 2010,
Greensboro, N.C. - Jean-Pierre Haug has become the new secretary general of eco-friendly certification organization Oeko-Tex upon the retirement of Raimar Freitag.
"Mr. Freitag anticipated a global textile supply chain and ensured that Oeko-Tex was positioned to expertly service retailers, brands, and manufacturers no matter where in the world they conduct their apparel and textile businesses," says Sam Moore who represents Oeko-Tex in the United States.
Huag is the coo of Testex, one of 14 Oeko-Tex Association member institutes.