Lab Test - Arrow Textiles

Lab Tests

Quality tests conducted in our in-house lab

Sr.No. Test Reference Standard Purpose
1 Washing Durability ISO 105 To assess the loss of printing and change in appearance of Printed Labels to common washing process. 6 washes in Lauder-o-meter (equals to 30 domestic washes).
2 Colour Fastness to Dry/Wet Rubbing ISO 105-X12 The amount of colour transferred from Yarns, Woven Labels, Printed Labels & Tapes to other fabrics/garments by rubbing under dry & wet conditions.
3 Colour Fastness to Hot Pressing ISO 105-X11 The amount of colour transferred from Yarns, Woven Labels, Printed Labels & Tapes to other fabrics/garments when undergo heat, ironing & processing on hot cylinders.
4 Colour Fastness to Water ISO 105-E01 The amount of colour transferred from Yarns, Woven Labels, Printed Labels & Tapes to other fabrics/garments when it comes in contact with water.
5 Colour Fastness to Dye Transfer in Storage Modified AATCC163 The amount of colour transferred from Yarns, Woven Labels, Printed Labels & Tapes to other fabrics/garments when stored for longer duration.
6 Colour Fastness to Washing AATCC 61 This test is used to determine the transfer, loss and change of colour of Yarn, Woven Labels, Printed Labels & Tapes to the common washing process.
7 Appearance to Dry Cleaning ISO 105-D01 This test is conducted on Printed Labels where dry cleaning is essential and determines the loss of print and change of color.
8 Shrinkage % or Dimensional Stability to Shrinkage ISO 3759 This test determines length wise and width wise shrinkage % in Woven Labels, Printed Labels & Tapes.