AATCC Evaluation Procedure 6-2008
Instrumental Color Measurement

Developed in 1995 by AATCC Committee RA36

1.1  Purpose

1.1.1  This evaluation procedure is a reference document to support the proper measurement of the color (or colored appearance) of specimens by instrumental means as required in many of the current AATCC test methods.  The document contains three major subsections covering reflectance measurement, transmittance measurement, and related calculation.  In addition, an appendix is supplied with details specific techniques and specimen handling procedures.


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