Hohenstein Institute

Hohenstein Institute

Contract research, testing, certification and consulting

The Hohenstein Institutes are internationally recognised research and service centres. Companies and businesses along the entire textile chain, and in numerous other associated areas, benefit from the skills of the Hohenstein experts in research, development, testing, consulting, certification and all types of training.

The core competences of the Hohenheim Institute of Hygiene and Biotechnology include:

hygiene and microbiological investigations (hygiene management) safety testing (skin compatibility) activity testing (antimicrobial surfaces) efficacy testing (transfer of cosmetically and medically active substances, wound dressings)

Category

Institutes

Activity Education, Biotechnology, Service, Medicine

Management

Prof. Dr. Stefan Mecheels (Managing Director)

Year of foundation

1946

Employees

700

Supervisory board

Hohenstein Institut für Textilinnovation gGmbH (HIT): http://www.hohenstein.de/de/research/committees/committees.html

Certificates