Contract Laboratory has received the following Textiles and Fabrics Laboratory Test Requests which need to be fulfilled! These Laboratory Test Requests are received from a variety of sources ranging from start-up companies to large, multinational Fortune 500 corporations, international organizations, well-respected universities and government agencies that are actively seeking Independent, Third-Party Textiles and Fabrics Laboratories to perform their Textiles and Fabrics Testing, Analysis, Assays, Product Development, Scientific Research Experiments, Inspections, Certifications, and Engineering Projects. If you are a Textiles and Fabrics laboratory that would like more information on these Textiles and Fabrics projects, please visit our registration page or call toll us free 1-855-377-6821.
Test Request 17-01619
Medical Devices Laboratory needed for performance and microbiology testing of medical textiles to EN 13795: 2011 A1: 2013 including Tensile strength - dry and wet - EN 29073-3:1992 Burst strength - dry and wet - EN 13938-1Resistance to fluid penetration - EN 20811Cleanliness microbial - EN 1174 (replaced by EN ISO 11737)Cleanliness particulate matter - ISO 9073-10Linting - ISO 9073-10 Resistance to microbial penetration - dry - ISO 22612Resistance to microbial penetration - wet - ISO 22610.My main question is, if you are able to perform such tests?
Test Request 17-01403
Performance laboratory needed for ASTM and ISO testing of protective fabric used in coveralls to ASTM F2130, Standard Test Method for Measuring Repellency, Retention, and Penetration of Liquid Pesticide Formulation Through Protective Clothing Materials or iso 22608, Protective clothing -- Protection against liquid chemicals -- Measurement of repellency, retention, and penetration of liquid pesticide formulations through protective clothing materials
A lab with ISO17491-4 capabilities would be welcomed.
Test Request 17-01316
Materials laboratory needed for flammability of industrial, coated textiles to two BS Specifications including: BS 7837:1996,Specification for flammability performance for textiles used in the construction of marquees and similar textile structures BS 5438:1989, Methods of test for flammability of textile fabrics when subjected to a small igniting flame applied to the face or bottom edge of vertically oriented specimens
Test Request 17-01283
Test Request 17-01105
Materials laboratory needed for measuring heat insulation properties of clothing insulation to the current industry standard for hand warmers. The laboratory would need to be able to measure temperature of the hand warmers every five or ten minutes over a period of several hours. The testing environment needs to emulate natural conditions, and the temperature of the environment would need to be below freezing during testing.
Test Request 17-00973
Home furnishings company needs textile laboratory for BS testing of inner fibers of duvet quilts to BS 5335 Test Standard for Continental quilts containing fillings other than feather and/or down including dimensional tolerances, thermal resistance, color fastness, dimensional changes, seams, marking, grades (quality), specimen preparation, dimensional measurement, thermal testing, and drape determination.
Test Request 17-00881
Medical Device Laboratory needed for microbiology and physical testing of medical drapes and surgical gowns to several EN ISO standards:
1. EN ISO 22612 Resistance to Microbial Penetration - Dry,
2. EN ISO 22610 Resistance to Microbial Penetration - Wet,
3. EN ISO 11737-1 Cleanliness - Microbial,
4. EN ISO 9073-10 Cleanliness - Particulate Matter/Linting,
5. EN 20811 Resistance to Liquid Penetration
6. EN ISO 13938-1 Bursting Strength - Dry,
7. EN ISO 13938-1 Bursting Strength - Wet,
8. EN 29073-3 Tensile Strength - Dry and,
9. EN 29073-3 Tensile Strength - Wet
Test Request 17-00856
Materials laboratory needed for integrity / life expectancy testing of PVDF and Tedlar used in Supported Structure industry and Fabric Structure industry. The textiles are used in products that have a life expectancy of 20 years and need weathering verification over time that the textiles hold up to the elements like sun, rain, etc.
Test Request 17-00647
LONG-TERM TESTING Materials laboratory needed for ASTM & FED-STD textiles testing for non-fibrous and soluble materials content using soxhlet extraction procedure to FED-STD-191 and absence of detectable silicone grease and oil determined by Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy (FTIR) analysis by sample extractions using ASTM D 1836
Test Request 17-00283