Test Method 111-2009
Resistance of Textiles: Exposure
to Daylight and Weather
in 1996 by AATCC Committee RA64 to supersede 111A-1990, 111B-1990,
Purpose and Scope
This test method provides a means for determining the weather resistance of textile
1.2 The test options described below are applicable to fibers,
yarns and fabrics and products made therefrom, including coated fabrics, whether
natural, colored, finished or unfinished. Test options included are:
A - Direct Exposure to Natural Light and Weather
B - Behind Glass Exposure
to Natural Light and Weather without Direct Wetting
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