AATCC Evaluation Procedure 8 (2010)
AATCC 9-Step Chromatic Transference Scale


Developed in 1996 by AATCC Committees RA36/RA38; under jurisdiction of Committee RA36

1.  Scope

1.1  This evaluation procedure describes the use of a 9-Step Chromatic Transference Scale for evaluating staining on undyed textiles in colorfastness tests.

2.  Principle

2.1  The staining of undyed cloth in colorfastness tests is rated by visually comparing the color of the stained cloth and unstained cloth to the differences in color represented by the Scale.

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