What is accelerated weathering? UV radiation, temperature, humidity and corrosive environments can damage your product over time. Accelerated weathering simulates this process, making use of technology to rapidly challenge product against the elements.
The Carpet Institute of Australia has recently announced that the static and dynamic loading tests shall be removed from the ACCS grading package.
AWTA Product Testing has recently commissioned a new Datacolor Spectraflash 650 dual beam spectrophotometer to improve upon and broaden our photometric measurement capability.
AWTA Product Testing has recently obtained ISO 17025 accreditation for the flammability test ISO 5660.1 and ISO 5660.2 (Reaction to Fire test – heat release, smoke production and mass loss rate – cone calorimeter).
In June 2014 Standards Australia published AS/NZS 1249-2014, the revision of AS/NZS 1249-2003.