Textile and clothing testing

TTS textile and clothing testing laboratory was founded in 2004. It is accredited ISO 17025 ( see our accreditation). It is fitted out with a wide range of high technology equipments.

Besides the performance of its equipment, the strenghth of our testing laboratory in textile and clothing lies in the competence of its technical staff which is composed of doctors, engineers and experienced technicians.

In our laboratory we analyze any textile product according to national and international standards (NT, ISO, EN, DIN, ASTM, AATCC, etc .) to determine compliance with these standards or specific customer requirements or a brand.

The tests of this laboratory concern :

  • Yarn and fiber
  • Clothing fabrics
  • Clothings (for children and adults)
  • Underwear
  • Trims and accessories
  • Home textiles (linen and bedding…)
  • Upholstery
  • Automotive textiles

In our testing laboratory for textile and clothing we perform :

Physical and mechanical teststo determine performance, comfort, safety and quality of any textile product. These tests include:

  • Breaking strength of yarn,
  • Tensile strength, tear strength, abrasion and pilling,
  • Colour fastness (to washing, light …),
  • Dimensional stability,
  • Pull-out accessories
  • Flammability upholstery, clothing …

Chemicals and toxicological tests which determine the presence, especially in the textile into contact with the skin, toxic products that are allergens or carcinogenic to the consumer:

  • Azo dyes
  • Phtalates
  • Heavy Metal (lead, nickel)
  • The pH …