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PTP 5: Resistance and Repellency

[PTP 5: Resistance and Repellency]

EPTIS factsheet 921976 | Last revision 2022-02-07 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts921976 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts921976

PT provider
Based in United States
Language(s) English
Remarks Assessment for resistance and repellency Registration & Payment Deadline: April 1 & October 1 Samples Shipped: May & November
Product groups Textile and clothing
Testing fields Materials evaluation
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
TEXTILES- FABRICS & Yarns Water Repellency: Spray Test AATCC TM22
Water Resistance: Rain Test AATCC TM35
Water Resistance: Impact Penetration AATCC TM42
Water Resistance: Hydrostatic Pressure AATCC TM127
Oil Repellency AATCC TM118
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 TM22 Test Method for Water Repellency: Spray AATCC TM35 Test Method for Water Resistance: Rain AATCC TM42 Test Method for Water Resistance: Impact Penetration AATCC TM127 Test Method for Water Resistance: Hydrostatic Pressure AATCC TM118 Test Method for Oil Repellency: Hydrocarbon Resistance
Additional, subsidiary aims
Number of participants 100
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party
Operation is commissioned / requested by No
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 Garry Atkinson
Phone: 919-549-3544
Fax: 919-549-8933
Email: atkinsong@aatcc.org atkinsong@aatcc.org
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in United States, Dr. George W. Latimer, Jr.. Dr. George W. Latimer, Jr..
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.22