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This document specifies a method, using dimethylformamide, to determine the mass percentage of acrylic, modacrylic, chlorofibre or elastane, after removal of non-fibrous matter, in textiles made of mixtures of

— acrylic, certain modacrylics, certain chlorofibres, certain elastane fibres


— wool, animal hair, silk, cotton, viscose, cupro, modal, lyocell, polyamide, polyester, polypropylene, elastomultiester, elastolefin, melamine, polypropylene/polyamide bicomponent, polyacrylate or glass fibres.

It is not applicable to animal hair, wool and silk dyed with chromium based mordant dyes.

NOTE Dyestuff identification is described in ISO 16373-1.

General information

  • Status :  Published
    Publication date : 2020-10
  • Edition : 3
    Number of pages : 4
  • :
    ISO/TC 38
  • 59.060.01
    Textile fibres in general

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