The principle consists in slow heating (2 degrees centigrade/min) of a test piece in water and measurement of the temperature at which a sudden shrinkage occurs. Specification of apparatus including requirements for measurement, test pieces, procedure and test report. The method is applicable to any type of leather with a shrinkage temperature below that boiling water.

General information

  • Status :  Withdrawn
    Publication date : 1975-12
  • Edition : 1
    Number of pages : 3
  • :
    International Union of Leather Technologists and Chemists Societies
  • 59.140.30
    Leather and furs

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