Hohenstein Down and Feather Test Centre in Germany under new management

Gertrud Kenngott, former manager of the Down and Feather Test Centre at the Hohenstein Institute in Bönnigheim, Germany, has handed over responsibility to Alexandra Hlawatsch. The task of the Centre’s team is to test the quality of feather and down fillings according to their composition, animal species and contents. Also the cleanliness and hygiene of the filling material and the impermeability of the cover are being tested, for customers worldwide.