Category Archives: Color Fastness to Washing Test

Summary of sampling rules for colour fastness to washing

The test simulates how textiles keep their color. It does so under different conditions. Many types of colour fastness tests exist. These include soap, water, sweat, and light resistance. But, the tests differ in how they sample. Different staff take samples differently, even with the same test method. Habits, judgment, and other factors affect their…

Mastery of colour fastness: national testing standards, methods, procedures, analysis of results

Colour fastness to washing is also called washing/soap fastness. It is a textile’s ability to keep its original colour when washed. It is the ability not to fade or change. Washing is common for clothing care. Color fastness to washing simulates textiles’ color fastness in different detergents and washes. There are various ways to do…

How to Improve Color Fastness to Washing?

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color fastness to washing is a critical attribute in the textile industry. It impacts consumer satisfaction and product durability. Understanding how to maintain vibrant colors through many washes is essential. In this discussion piece, we’ll explore color fastness to washing. We’ll also look at testing methods and relevant ISO standards. We will take practical steps…

Colour Fastness to Washing Test Standard: ISO 105-C08:2010

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Colour Fastness to Washing Test is one of the mandatory tests for textiles, today we share a test standard Colour Fastness to Washing Test Test: ISO 105-C08:2010 and explore how to improve the efficiency of the colour fastness test.   Scope of Color Fastness to Washing Test This standard specifies a method for determining the…

The Complete Guide to Color Fastness to Washing Test

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Have you ever had your favorite shirt lose its color too soon? It’s a common problem affecting our clothes’ looks and manufacturers’ efforts to provide quality textiles. Color fading is more than just annoying; it’s a complex issue involving dyes, fibers, and washing. Let’s simplify everything about it in this guide. The Basics of Color…

Washing color fastness: the most complete summary of sampling methods

What is the colour fastness of the washing test? The colour fastness to washing test simulates the degree of colour fastness of textiles to different detergents and washing environments. There are various methods of laboratory colour fastness to washing test, and different test methods may have certain differences in temperature, washing solution and drying procedures….

Problems during textile colour fastness testing

Textile colour fastness, also known as dye fastness, is the ability of coloured textile product colours to resist various external effects without changing colour. This article will focus on explaining the improvement measures of the test method of colour fastness to washing for printed fabrics and the problems that should be paid attention to in…

Accuracy and Stability of Colour Fastness Assessment Results

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Colour fastness of textiles has been listed as one of the important indexes of eco-textiles, which is an important test item involving consumers’ personal health, safety and hygiene. This article will give you a detailed introduction to multiple test items such as water resistance, sweat resistance, saliva resistance, and rubbing colour fastness test, based on…