Category Archives: Textile Testing

An Introduction of ASTM D4966-22 for Abrasion Resistance Test


What is the ASTM D4966-22 Test Standard? ASTM D4966-22 is a standard test method developed by the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) in order to assess the abrasion resistance of textiles. Of course, this Martindale test method is rapidly used in various industries, such as automotive, textiles, and aerospace, to assess the performance…

Which Textile Test Items Are Widely Needed in Market 2024?

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What Are the Common Cotton Testing Items and Test Instruments?  Cotton testing is a crucial part of the textile industry that ensures the quality and performance of cotton fibers. Various parameters are assessed to determine the suitability of cotton for multiple applications from fiber strength to length. Here are some of the common testing items…

What are the Differences between Air Permeability and Moisture Permeability Test for Textiles?

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Basic Concepts of Textile Air Permeability Test and Moisture Permeability Test Textile air permeability testing and moisture permeability testing are two different test methods. Although both tests are related to the breathability of textiles, their purposes and test methods are quite different. Let’s take a look at the basic concepts of these two tests. First,…

Textile Testing Industry Status and Trends


Textile testing is the most important process in the textile industry to produce clothes and other things without any issues. Textile manufacturers highly prioritize textile testing to strengthen brand image and organizational reputation. It involves evaluating the chemical, mechanical, and physical properties of the garment. Today our topic is Textile Testing Industry Status and Trends….

Quality Control in Textile

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What is quality control in textile testing? Quality control in textile testing is indispensable for ensuring the integrity and reliability of the textile products. Textile testing entails several assessments, together with physical, chemical, and performance tests, to verify compliance with requirements and specs. Testing strategies: Physical tests include critiques of material strength, sturdiness, and dimensional…

The Most Practical 15 FAQs of Elmendorf Tear Test

Introduction: Ensuring a fabric’s functionality and durability in the textile industry is paramount.  A crucial aspect of achieving this is evaluating a fabric’s resistance to tearing. This resistance, known as tear strength, determines how well a fabric can withstand rips, snags, or punctures during everyday use or under specific application demands. Imagine a scenario where…

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 Most Practical 10 FAQs of Martindale Abrasion and Pilling Tester


In the textile industry, ensuring the quality and longevity of fabrics is paramount. Consumers expect their clothing, furniture, upholstery, and other textile products to withstand everyday wear and tear. To guarantee these expectations are met, manufacturers and quality control professionals rely on various testing methods. Among these essential tools, the Martindale Abrasion and Pilling Tester…

What is Smart Textile Testing and the Application

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Have you heard of Smart Textile Testing? It’s the hottest topic of the textile industry in 2024 and has attracted a great deal of attention from the brand side of the textile industry and the supply chain. Today we share with you a few core messages about textile smart testing.   Pain Points in Conventional…

The Most Complete FAQs about Tensile Tester

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Meet the powerhouse in material testing—the Universal Testing Machine (UTM), or as we call it, the tensile testing machine! This incredible gadget pulls and squeezes raw materials or parts to check how strong they are in both tension and compression. Whether you’re into quality checks or diving into research projects, the UTM has your back,…