Curetex original Washi Paper Yarn
has obtained the Certificate of [OEKO-TEX® Standard 100].
Curetex Corporation has obtained the [Certification of OEKO-TEX® Standard 100], an international safety standard for textile products.
The product that obtained the [Certification of OEKO-TEX® Standard 100] is the Washi yarn that originally developed by Curetex, the ‹CURETEX YARN›. This certified product class is “Class-I” which is the most strictest regulation value, it is compatible with textiles for infants that require high safety level. The number of certification is “N-KEN 1840”.
[OEKO-TEX® Standard 100] is an important indicator for trading and consumption as a proof of the world’s highest level of safe textile products that has passed strict analysis tests for over 300 harmful chemical substances.
The OEKO-TEX International Community is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, and has a total of 18 inspection and research institutes in 17 in Europe and 1 in Japan.
‹Curetex Yarn› is a Washi paper yarn developed exclusively by Curetex, and made of soft textured yarn that does not seem like paper by a unique manufacturing method in which Japanese paper made from perennial plants that do not lead to deforestation is used as a raw material, while sticking to manual labor by craftsmen while suppressing the use of chemicals.
It is safe for people with weak skin and natural materials that are kind to people and the global environment.
In addition, the original superior functions of washi, such as water absorption, hygroscopicity, antibacterial and deodorizing effects, and UV cutting effects, are also obtained.
Taking advantage of this “OEKO-TEX® Standard 100″ certification, we will further promote the safety of ‹Curetex Yarn›, its gentleness on the skin and consideration for the global environment. We will continue to strive to provide Washi paper fiber products that can be used with peace of mind for everyone.