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CEN Releases Textiles Standards

July 19, 2016

The European Committee for Standardization (CEN) has released the following textile standards:

REFERENCE TITLE DESCRIPTION
EN ISO 105-D02:2016 Tests for colour fastness - Part D02: Colour Fastness to Rubbing: Organic Solvents (ISO 105-D02:2016) Procedure to determine resistance of the color of textiles of all kinds and in all forms, except loose fiber, to the combined action of rubbing and of organic solvents used in spot-cleaning, localized "spotting" carried out by hand.
EN ISO 105-G01:2016 Tests for colour fastness - Part G01: Colour fastness to Nitrogen Oxides (ISO 105-G01:2016) Establishes two procedures for the determination of resistance of the color of textiles of all kinds and in all forms to the action of nitrogen oxides produced during combustion of gas, coal, oil, etc., and when air is passed over heated filaments.
EN ISO 105-X12:2016 Tests for colour Fastness - Part X12: Colour Fastness to Rubbing (ISO 105-X12:2016) Procedure to determine resistance of the color of textiles of all kinds, including textile floor coverings and other pile fabrics, to rubbing off and staining other materials.
EN ISO 105-X16:2016 Tests for colour Fastness - Part X16: Colour Fastness to Rubbing - Small Areas (ISO 105-X16:2016) Procedure to determine resistance of the color of textiles to rubbing off and staining other materials where the singling out of areas smaller than possible to test with the apparatus described in ISO 105‑X12 is required.

CEN ISO/TR 11827:2016 Textiles 

Date of Availability: June 22, 2016 Date of Announcement: September 30, 2016 Date of Implementation: December 31, 2016

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