Awards & Certifications
As parents you want to trust that you are using the best products for your baby. At Little Toes we independently test our diapers and wipes to insure high quality and performance. We set high standards and only work with certified manufacturing partners.
The Mission Of OEKO-TEX is to create trust in textiles including non-woven, and in their production, by certifying the safety and sustainability of the products.
The OEKO-TEX® standard certification, also known as the OEKO-TEX® Standard 100, is the most authoritative and influential textile eco-label in the world. OEKO-TEX® Standard 100 products provide a guarantee of ecological safety and meet consumers' requirements for a healthy life.
The OEKO-TEX® Association has been conducting hazardous substances tests on textiles since 1992, in accordance with the OEKO-TEX® Standard 100 to ensure that textiles are healthy and harmless. With the advent of the OEKO-TEX® standard catalogue, there is a unified and scientifically based assessment standard f to ensure product safety.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration responsibility is to ensure public health by ensuring the safety, security and efficacy of products.
CE marking indicates that a product has been assessed by the manufacturer and deemed to meet EU safety, health and environmental protection requirements. It is required for products manufactured anywhere in the world that are then marketed in the EU.
Certifications issued by Ecocert guarantee and highlight the best environmentally friendly and socially conscious practices . ECOCERT primarily certifies food and food products, but also certifies cosmetics, detergents, perfumes, and textiles.
Rigorous adherence to Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) minimizes the risk of adulteration or misbranding of cosmetic products .Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) of cosmetic products are mandatory in the EU, and are highly recommended by many other countries, such as the United States.
Sedex is a global non-profit membership organization that prides itself on making it simpler to do business that's good for everyone. They are home to the world's largest collaborative platform for sharing responsible sourcing data on supply chains, used by more than 43,000 members in over 150 countries.
BRC (British Retail Consortium) certification schemes are food quality and safety standards developed by British retailers. They are a requirement which many retail brands demand of their suppliers, mainly in the UK but also in Europe and North America.
IAF members accredit certification or registration bodies that issue certificates attesting that an organization's management, products or personnel comply with a specified standard. Accreditation provides confidence in the quality, safety, and environmental credentials of goods, services, and processes.
The MCA evaluation process uses a propriety methodology in which entries are scored on several elements including production quality, design, educational value, entertainment value, originality, appeal, and cost. To be considered for an award, each entrant submits five (5) identical samples for testing. Entries are matched to evaluators in the MCA database. Evaluators are bound by a strict code of ethics not only to ensure objectivity, but also to ensure that the evaluation is free from manufacturer influence. The five evaluations are submitted to the MCA Executive Committee for final review and approval.
See the Little Toes Bamboo Diapers and Swim Diapers gold recipient awards.