TEXbase Launches RSL Guardian(SM) Restricted Substance Management Solution

Bozeman, Mont.-based TEXbase — a provider of Web-based compliance, quality and materials management
software solutions — has launched RSL Guardian(SM) to help apparel and footwear brands and consumer
product suppliers manage restricted substance lists (RSLs) across the supply chain.

RSL Guardian is offered as a standalone solution or as an integrated part of the TEXbase
solution that enables brands and consumer product companies to manage compliance, quality and
materials from raw materials to end product. The service’s dynamic RSL libraries include industry
association and state lists. Users may share libraries, develop standards and test products across
the supply chain. The TEXbase real-time collaboration network enables users to work together to
manage and test products according to standards and compliance provisions.

System features include: automated update and management capabilities; electronic signature
capability and documentation; and dashboards that enable status reviews of compliant items and

May 14, 2013