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Colorfastness to Perspiration Testing

Test Method(s):
    · AATCC Test Method 15
    · ISO Test Method 105-104
    · CAN/CGSB Test Method 23

AATCC Test Method 15, Colorfastness to Perspiration

Scope: Determines the fastness of colored textiles to the effects of acid perspiration

  • Sample is paired with a multi-fiber strip
  • Saturated with a perspiration solution
  • Placed in a Perspirometer in an oven for 6 hours to simulate exposure
  • Color change of the sample and staining of the multi-fiber stripe is evaluated