This standards cell assists the sector of "Medical and assistive technologies". 

Woven and non-woven textile products for hygienic, medical, cosmetic and assistive applications are a rapidly growing sub-sector, in which functionalisation (antibacterial, anti-odour, hydrating, slimming effects, barrier properties) is an important added value.

  • medical devices
  • (smart) assistive technologies
  • smart textiles and wearables
  • sports articles
  • cosmetotextiles
  • wellness
  • hygiene
  • protection against infections by viruses and bacteria

  • services (laundry)
  • legislation (Medical and biocide Directives)