Textile test methods: P29-004-002-1-25-1-2013E-PDF

dimensional change in wetting /

"This method determines, in a single treatment, the dimensional changes (shrinkage or stretch) that may occur in a fabric as a result of relaxation of strain, during any of the following treatments: commercial preshrinking of wool or part-wool fabrics (sponging), dry cleaning in solvent systems containing dissolved water, pressing involving moisture, wet cleaning involving wetting of the fabric with an aqueous detergent solution followed by gentle hand brushing to remove soil and gentle hand rinsing."--Purpose and Scope.

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Department/Agency Canadian General Standards Board.
Title Textile test methods
Subtitle dimensional change in wetting /
Series Title National standard of Canada ;
Publication Type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note "November 2013." "Experience and excellence"--Cover. Supersedes CAN/CGSB-4.2 No. 25.1-M90, Reaffirmed November 2013. Issued also in French under title: Méthodes pour épreuves textiles : variation dimensionnelle au trempage dans l'eau.
Date 1997, 2013.
Number of Pages i, 3 p.
Catalogue Number
  • P29-004-002-1-25-1-2013E-PDF
Departmental Catalogue Number ICS 59.080.01
Subject Terms Textiles, Standards