Laboratory Service

PHYSICAL LABORATORY

All physical and colour fastness tests are performed by using devices equipped with the latest technology in Physical Test Laboratory having standard accreditations of Waikiki (Tema), Marks & Spencer and Arcadia Group ( Topshop, Wallis, Topman etc.)


Colour Fastness Tests:


In the laboratory, the tests stated below are performed.


-Colour Fastness to Washing Test,

-Colour Fastness to Water Test,

-Acidic & Alkali Perspiration Fastness Tests,

-Dry & Wet Rubbing Fastness Tests,

-Dry Cleaning Fastness Test,

-Hot Press (Colour Changing After Ironing) Test,

-Light Fastness Test,

-Sweaty Light Fastness Test,

-Sea Water and Chlorinated Water Fastness Test,

-Cross Staining Fastness Test,

-Phenolic Yellowing Fastness Test

-pH Analysis Test.


All colour fastness test results are evaluated in light cabin in the “Dark Room”.


Physical Test:


In the laboratory, the tests stated below are performed. 

-Width and Weight determination,

-Dimensional Stability after Washing (Shrinkage) Test,

-Spirality test,

-Pilling Test,

-Snagging Test,

-Bursting Strength Test,

-Wira Steam Shrinkage Test,

-Wicking & Evaporation Test,

-Thermal Resistance (TOG) Test,

-Assessment of Non-Iron Fabrics,

-Determination of Number of Threads Per Unit Length (LFA).


There is a Condition Room which keeps the conditions at 20°C temperature and 65% relative humidity in the Physical Test Laboratory. Bursting Strength, Pilling, Hot Press and Wicking & Evaporation tests are performed in this condition room and some fabrics are kept in this room before tests.