Certification Requirements for Materials and POL
For tactical, technical, logistic and economic reasons, the Bundeswehr places special demands on the material and petroleum, oils and lubricants (POL) it needs. Here you can download essential information.
Approval Requirements for Textiles
The production of safety-relevant textile products used by the Bundeswehr is subject to approval. The approval process as well as the requirements for the approval of the companies concerned, such as textile finishers or manufacturers of ready-made clothing, are specified in the applicable approval requirements.
Information about these requirements, approved companies as well as analytical laboratories validated in accordance with TL 8305-0331 can be obtained from the PDF documents attached.
PDF documents available for download
Bundeswehr List of Petroleum, Oils, Lubricants, and Associated Products
The Bundeswehr List of Petroleum, Oils, Lubricants, and Associated Products is an overview of the NATO-standardized POL products which have been fielded in the Bundeswehr. It is intended as a working basis for Bundeswehr personnel managing and using the equipment as well as for the manufacturers of POL products and equipment for the Bundeswehr. You may download information about the Bundeswehr POL List here: