High- Performance Textile Testing

Help you weave functionality into quality

The demand for high-performance textiles has grown rapidly in recent years, thanks to the increasing popularity of multifunctional fabrics in active wear and fashion. Just how brands and manufacturers can capture this lucrative market has become an art as well as science. 

What is high performance textiles?

High performances textiles are engineered fabric for multiple function garments. The performance of textiles are enhanced by a number of processes like selection/blending of fibers, chemicals processing and finishing in different production stages by dyeing, coating and laminating.

High Performance Textiles in the Market:  

  • Outdoor apparels (e.g., hiking clothes) 
  • Sportswear (e.g., swim suits) 
  • Active wear (e.g., fitness wear) 
  • Accessories (e.g., Tights and Leggings) 
  • Medical textiles (e.g., masks and gowns) 
  • Home textiles (e.g., pillow covers) 

Leading brands and textile manufacturers are now trying to integrate high-performance functionalities into general clothing and materials. However, they are often faced with the difficulty of ensuring their high-performance features are up to standard. To capture this booming market, you need a trusted quality partner to provide the tailored performance solutions that can help you stand out from the competition and develop signature quality products for your brand which are as good as you claim.

Intertek partners with global brands, retailers and manufacturers in conducting performance testing to ensure their innovative products blend quality and function in the best way possible. Our technical experts can proactively evaluate your materials and assist at the product-development stage, helping you to weave quality products for demanding consumers.

We offer bespoke solutions to help you meet existing and new regulations, and get ahead in the high-performance clothing market by offering comfort, protection or aesthetic and easy-care features. 

Comfortable Performance

 

Protective Performance

 

Aesthetic and Easy-Care Performance

  • Easy Care/ Wash and Wear Test
  • Oil Release Test
  • Water Repellency Test

 

 

 

Our services include:

  • Absorbency and Evaporation test
  • Air Permeability test
  • Oil Repellency test 
  • Soil Release
  • Wicking 

Our services include:

  • Dry Speed/ Time of Textiles
  • Thermal testing
  • UV protection test
  • Water Resistance test
  • Water Vapour Permeability test
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