International trade regulations in the Textiles, interior textiles and carpets sector

Textile labelling regulations

Textile Products (Labelling and Fibre Composition) regulations 2012 came into force on 8 May, 2012. These regulations simplify the process of developing and marketing new textile fibres in the European Union (EU) by providing standardised wording for manufacturers and traders in all EU member states.

The regulations apply to all textile products which are on the market.

Read guidance on the Textile Products regulations 2012.