Introduction to Textile Testing Workshop
Information on previous workshop held Dec. 3-4, 2014 (date of next workshop TBA)
AATCC Technical Center, Research Triangle Park, N.C., USA
AATCC and ASTM textile testing methods will be covered in lecture, demonstrations, and hands-on practice. Specifiers will understand test methods and evaluation procedures for better approval decisions. Those directly involved in testing can ask questions and get tips for achieving accurate, reproducible results.
|AATCC Individual & Corporate* Members||Nonmembers|
|By November 18||US$705||US$1049|
|After November 18||US$755||US$1099|
*If your company is a corporate member of AATCC, you must download the registration form and register offline to receive the member price.
Attendance is limited; early registration is encouraged. Registration includes luncheons, break refreshments, and a copy of the AATCC Technical Manual.
Refunds will be honored if cancellations are received on or before November 18, 2014. No refunds will be given after November 18. A US$75 cancellation fee will be charged.
Doubletree Hotel Raleigh/Durham Airport at Research Triangle Park
4810 Page Creek Lane
Durham, N.C. 27703 USA
Reservations should be made directly with the hotel and attendance at the AATCC program should be specified to receive the group rate of $139.00. Reservations must be made by November 14 to ensure room availability. Online reservations may be made through the hotel's website. The Doubletree will shuttle to and from the AATCC Technical Center.
|Wednesday, December 3, 2014|
|8:30 AM||Welcome and Introductions|
Development and Scope of AATCC Test Methods
|9:30||Basic Color Theory|
|10:45||Color Evaluation & Measurement|
|11:15||Color Lab Session 1
|11:35||Color Lab Session 2
|11:55||Color Lab Session 3
|1:15||Colorfastness to Crocking|
Colorfastness to Perspiration
Colorfastness to Water
|2:15||Moisture Management Properties|
|3:15||Standard Test Method for Abrasion Resistance of Textile Fabrics (Martindale Abrasion Tester Method), D 4966|
|3:45||Standard Test Method for Pilling Resistance and Other Related Surface Changes of Textile Fabrics: Random Tumble Pilling Tester, D 3512|
|Thursday, December 4, 2014|
|8:30 AM||Fiber Identification|
|9:45||Colorfastness to Washing|
|1:45||Colorfastness to Light|
Distribution of Certificates
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Chemists and Colorists