Textile Structure/Performance/Durability Testing

  • AATCC TM 20/20a – Independent Material Certification with Fiber Typing (spunbond vs spunlace)
  • AATCC TM 22 – Water Repellency: Spray Test
  • AATCC TM 42 – Water Resistance: Impact Penetration
  • AATCC TM 127 – Water Resistance: Hydrostatic Pressure Test
  • ASTM D5034 – Standard Test Method for Breaking (Tensile) Strength and Elongation of Textile Fabrics (Grab Test)
  • ASTM D5587 – Standard Test Method for Tearing Strength of Fabrics by Trapezoid Procedure
  • ASTM D751 – Standard Test Methods for Coated Fabrics
  • ASTM F1868, Part B – Standard Test Method for Thermal and Evaporative Resistance of Clothing Materials Using a Sweating Hot Plate
  • ASTM F2407 – Standard Specification for Surgical Gowns Intended for Use in Healthcare Facilities (Levels 1-3)
  • CFFA-201 – Recommended Minimum Performance Standards for Vinyl-coated and Other Chemical Coated Upholstery Fabrics – Healthcare 
  • ISO 9073, Part 10 – Textiles — Test methods for nonwovens — Part 10: Lint and other particles generation in the dry state