Lab Services

Ideal for testing new materials for applications in everyday products, our lab services will assure safety and compliance.

Benefits of the Service

  • Denier measurements including dTex, tenacity (cN/tex) and elongation (dpf)
  • Cutting length measurements (mm)
  • Crimp measurement (crimp/cm)
  • Spin oil content measurement (isopropanol)
  • Colour error management (L*a*b values)
  • Limiting oxygen index (LOI) measurement
  • Gas fading test
  • Thermal shrinkage test
  • Differential scanning calorimetry (DSC) measurement
  • Fourier-transform infrared spectroscopy (FTIR) measurement
  • Melt flow index (MFI) measurement
  • UV-testing (QUV tester)
  • UV-testing (Q-Sun tester)
  • Small lab extruder (including measurements and reports)
  • SF1000 line (including measurements and reports)
  • Industrial line (including measurements and reports)

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