XertifiX e.V. was founded in 2005 and registered in the following year in the association register Freiburg.
In 2016, XertifiX moved to Hanover.
As other members of the first hour are to be mentioned Dr. Norbert Blüm (†), Klaus-Maria Brandauer , Otto Tausig (†) and Erwin Steinauer from Vienna, Willi Wölting from Essen and Thilo Hoppe .
The EU Commission is currently conducting a public consultation which, among other things, deals with corporate human rights and ecological due diligence. In order to increase the pressure and to maximize our chances of the Commission coming up with a strong proposal for an EU supply chain law, it is important that as many individuals as possible support it.