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colorfast

[′kəl·ər‚fast]
(textiles)
Referring to a fabric that does not fade during normal wear.
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With regard to other labeling, 80 percent or more of the participants agreed or strongly agreed that sun-safe shirts should be labeled with UPF, colorfastness, and finishes applied, such as flame or soil resistance and permanent press.
PTT is also dyeable without a carrier at boiling temperatures under atmospheric conditions because of the open molecular structure, providing colorfastness comparable to nylon with select dyes (Werny 1998).
Cardamone says resin treatments, which are alternatives to cationic fixatives, are important for good colorfastness in laundering.
Some settings may demand more stringent specifications, such as enhanced colorfastness, antimicrobial protection, resistance to snags and pulled tufts, and resilience under rolling loads.
surface change after repeated cleaning, colorfastness, amount of pH, and zero presence of optical brighteners).
American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists, AATCC Test Method 61-20013, Colorfastness to Laundering: Accelerated, (2013).
John Piispanen, director business development Technical service: Colorfastness, abrasion, pilling, strength and durability, flammability, fiber identification, laundering evaluations, construction analysis, chemical extractions, anti-microbial properties and moisture management
SIGMADUR ONE coating, which delivers the durability, colorfastness and gloss retention of a traditional two-component urethane in a one-component package.
The colorfastness to dry and wet rubbing of overprinted samples was studied.
To test thread for colorfastness, place a length of the thread on a light color fabric scrap.
Evaluating and describing color difference results from colorfastness tests are important.