Introduction to Textile Testing Workshop
Previous Workshop held on September 17-18, 2013 (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 September 3||US$705||US$1049|
|After September 3||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 September 3, 2013. No refunds will be given after September 3. A US$75 cancellation fee will be charged.
Sheraton Imperial Hotel
4700 Emperor Blvd.
Durham, N.C. USA
Reservations should be made directly with the hotel and attendance at the AATCC program should be specified to receive the group rate of $132.00. Reservations must be made by August 30 to ensure room availability. Cancellations must be received by 6:00 p.m. no later than two days prior to scheduled arrival. Cancellations received within two days will be billed one night’s room and tax.
|Tuesday, September 17, 2013|
|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 Bursting Strength of Textile Fabrics - Diaphragm Bursting Strength Tester Method, D 3786|
|Wednesday, September 18, 2013|
|8:30 AM||Fiber Identification|
|9:45||Colorfastness to Washing|
|1:45||Colorfastness to Light|
Distribution of Certificates
© 2011, American Association of Textile
Chemists and Colorists