Test Method 27-2009
Developed in 1944 by AATCC Committee RA8; Jurisdiction Transferred to RA63 in 2003
1. Purpose and Scope
1.1 This test method provides a means of measuring the effectiveness of commercial rewetting agents on cotton fabrics.
2.1 A test specimen is padded in a water solution of a rewetting agent and dried. A drop of water is then carefully deposited on the taut surface of the specimen and the time required for a specular reflection of the water is recorded as the rewetting time.
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