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PTP3: Appearance and Physical Properties

[PTP3: Appearance and Physical Properties]

EPTIS factsheet 921155 | Last revision 2022-02-07 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts921155 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts921155

PT provider
Based in United States
Language(s) English
Remarks Assessment for appearance and physical properties including dimensional changes after laundering. Registration & Payment Deadline: February 1 & August 1 Shipped: March & September
Product groups Textile and clothing
Testing fields Materials evaluation
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Fabric Textile Seam Smoothness AATCC TM88B
Crease Retention AATCC TM88C
Smoothness Appearance AATCC TM124
Wrinkle Recovery AATCC TM 128
Dimensional Change After Home Laundering AATCC TM135
Skew Change AATCC TM179
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants Commercial Labs, Textile Manufacturers, Quality and Product Developers & Universities/ No geographical restrictions
Linked to specific legislation / standards AATCC TM88B Test Method for Seam Smoothness in Fabrics after Home Laundering AATCC TM88C Test Method for Crease Retention in Fabrics after Home Laundering AATCC TM124 Test Method for Appearance of Fabrics after Home Laundering AATCC TM128 Wrinkle Recovery of Fabrics: Appearance Method AATCC TM135 Test Method for Dimensional Changes of Fabrics after Home Laundering AATCC TM179 Test Method for Skew Change in Fabrics after Home Laundering
Additional, subsidiary aims
Number of participants 100
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party
Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee $355 USD per round
Regularly operated Yes (2)
Year of first operation 2002
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
1 Davis Dr
27709 Durham
United States

Phone: 919-549-3522
Fax: 919-549-8933
Web: https://aatcc.org/ https://aatcc.org/
Technical Associate Carrie Gray
Phone: 919-549-3537
Fax: 919-549-8933
Email: grayc@aatcc.org grayc@aatcc.org
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in United States, Mr Johannes van de Kreeke. Mr Johannes van de Kreeke.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.23-SNAPSHOT.20230502124635-7925ae379a631fc1ececff45d2921c8db38877d5