Approach

Ethical and Responsible

As part of its determination to offer products of the highest possible quality,

Sac-Citoyen promises to abide by strict standards and certification requirements, in terms of social and environmental responsibility.

To demonstrate this:

  • Our two green electricity generating plants
  • Our low energy building
  • The certifications we satisfy
  • The complete sorting and recycling of all our waste*
  • The use of recycled wood pallets

Finding a balance between care for our planet and industrial production has always been a natural reflex action for Tenthorey.

*Raw materials, during production, packaging.

Certification

GÖTS

The organically farmed cotton we select is GÖTS certified.
GOTS certification is a certification system for textile products which guarantees the fibres are organically sourced.

Certification

OEKO-TEX Standard 100

Our natural plain or printed cotton, organic cotton, linen, polyester and lycra (synthetic fibre) materials, but also any other material if it is itself certified by its own spinner are OEKO-TEX certified

It ensures that our production processes at every stage of textile production and transformation are environmentally friendly (heavy metals, formaldehydes and carcinogenic amines are banned).

Certification

SA8000 standard

Our Tunisian workshop is certified to the SA8000 standard, which allows companies to prove that the fundamental rights of their workers are guaranteed and respected.

It covers requirements such as:

  • A ban on child labour
  • A ban on forced labour
  • Compliance with health and safety standards
  • Freedom of association and collective bargaining rights
  • Non-discrimination
  • Disciplinary practices
  • Working hours
  • Remuneration
  • Management system
  • Reduction of waste and pollution

Label

The Vosges Terre Textile

Vosges Terre Textile is a label aimed at identifying the Vosges as a chosen area for textiles with a long tradition.

It covers requirements such as:

It certifies that the product meets very precise specifications, particularly manufacture in the Vosges massif. This is a quality product guarantee which also considers various aspects such as the environment and the traceability or quality of manufacture.

www.vosgesterretextile.fr