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TEPS (Textile Testing Proficiency Testing Scheme)

EPTIS factsheet 134407 | Last revision 2018-07-20 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts134407 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts134407

PT provider
PT provider Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services UK Ltd Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services UK Ltd
Based in United Kingdom
Language(s) English
Remarks
Keywords
Product groups Consumer products
Textile and clothing
Testing fields Analytical chemistry
Materials evaluation
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Fabrics Chemical parameters Various
Physical parameters Various
Colour fastness Various
Flammability Various
Colour Stability Various
Specialist testing Various
Construction Various
Yarn Physical parameters Various
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants Laboratories that want to participate in a PT Scheme for Textile Tests
Linked to specific legislation / standards EU Regulation 1007/2011 Fibre Analysis BS EN ISO / EN ISO / ISO 1833:2006 (or later) Fibre Analysis BS EN ISO / EN ISO / ISO 105 - B02 - CF to Light BS EN ISO / EN ISO / ISO 105 - C06 - CF to Washing BS EN ISO / EN ISO / ISO 105 - C08 - CF to domestic laundering: oxidative bleach BS EN ISO / EN ISO / ISO 105 - C09 - CF to domestic laundering: oxidative bleach BS EN ISO / EN ISO / ISO 105 - D01 - CF to Dry Cleaning BS EN ISO / EN ISO / ISO 105 - E01 - CF to Water BS EN ISO / EN ISO / ISO 105 - E02 - CF to Sea Water BS EN ISO / EN ISO / ISO 105 - E03 - CF to Chlorinated Water BS EN ISO / EN ISO / ISO 105 - E04 - CF to Perspiration BS EN ISO / EN ISO / ISO 105 - X12 - CF to Rubbing BS EN ISO / EN ISO / ISO 105 - X18 - CF to Phenolic Yellowing BS EN ISO / EN ISO / ISO 3759 - Preparation, marking and measuring of fabric specimens and garments in tests for determination of dimensional change BS EN ISO / EN ISO / ISO 6330 - Domestic washing and drying procedures BS EN ISO / EN ISO / ISO 12945-1 - Box Pilling BS EN ISO / EN ISO / ISO 12945-2 - Modified Martindale Pilling BS EN ISO / EN ISO / ISO 12947-2 - Abrasion - Determination of specimen breakdown BS EN ISO / EN ISO / ISO 13934-2 - Tensile - grab method BS EN ISO / EN ISO / ISO 13935-2 - Seam Tensile - grab method BS EN ISO / EN ISO / ISO 13936-1 - Seam Slippage - seam method BS EN ISO / EN ISO / ISO 13937-1 - Tear - Elmendorf BS EN ISO / EN ISO / ISO 13938-1 - Burst - Hydraulic BS EN ISO / EN ISO / ISO 13938-2 - Burst - Pneumatic BS EN 14704-1 - Elasticity of fabrics - Method A - strip test BS EN 14704-1 - Elasticity of fabrics - Method B - loop test TEPS - Print Durability - various Retailer methods
Additional, subsidiary aims validation of testing methods
Number of participants 80
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party
Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee Annual fee: Around 237 GBP + 56 GBP per test + Courier / Airmail costs per Round
Regularly operated Yes (4 rounds per year)
Year of first operation 2002
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services UK Ltd
31 Kingsland Grange
Woolston, Warrington, Cheshire WA1 4RW
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0) 01925 854 360
Fax: +44 (0) 01925 851 654
Web: http://www.bureauveritas.co.uk http://www.bureauveritas.co.uk
Mrs. Ann Flint
Phone: +44 (0) 01925 854 360
Fax: +44 (0) 01925 851 654
Email: ann.flint@uk.bureauveritas.com ann.flint@uk.bureauveritas.com
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in United Kingdom, Mr Savvas Xystouris. Mr Savvas Xystouris.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.21