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Colorfastness to Saliva Testing

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    · DIN V 53160-1 2002-10

DIN V Test Method 53160-1, Colorfastness to Saliva; Determination of the colorfastness of articles in common use Part 1: Resistance to artificial saliva

Scope: This test method is used to determine the fastness of colored textiles to the affects of simulated saliva

  • Sample is paired with a filter paper strip
  • Saturated with artificial saliva solution
  • Placed in an oven for 2 hours to simulate exposure
  • Color change of the sample and staining of the filter paper is evaluated