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Is your protective clothing - Formaldehyde free?

The recent discovery of formaldehyde in protective clothing and related media reports on chemicals present in garments - has raised concerns on clothing being chemical free? AWTA Product Testing can assist and provide testing services on protective clothing and other textile products.

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Is your product surviving in the environment?

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.

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Flammability Testing - Scope Expanded

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).

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ACCS Grading Package - Test Update

The Carpet Institute of Australia has recently announced that the static and dynamic loading tests shall be removed from the ACCS grading package.

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New Spectrophotometer - Now Available

AWTA Product Testing has recently commissioned a new Datacolor Spectraflash 650 dual beam spectrophotometer to improve upon and broaden our photometric measurement capability.

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