The guidelines committee is responsible for developing and updating IVN guidelines for the manufacture of natural textiles and natural leather goods.
The committee is revising, supplementing and updating IVN guidelines on an ongoing basis to reflect the newest technical developments.
The committee consists of at least five persons including the executive director. These five persons should reflect the various areas of expertise involved in the manufacture of natural textiles and leather goods and thus represent the opinion of all members. It should include professionals from all production stages as well as scientific and ecological audit experts.