Hardline & Softline Testing

Spectro possess a sophisticated Textile Laboratory which is well furnished with all the required instruments and equipments based on modern technology. To meet the ever increasing consumer expectations and demand for top class quality, there arises a need for carrying out testing to lower the risk, check performance and enhance the quality of raw materials as well as finished products prior to use. Not only textiles, we also deal with leather made products like handbags, shoes, belts, wallets and various others.

A broad range of testing facilities based on specified Standards and Regulations are available all under one roof. Our cost-effective, reliable, reproducible and accurate results are highly appreciated by the customers. We provide both qualitative and quantitative testing facilities for any type of textile material.

Major Equipments We Possess:
  • bulletConductivity of water extract
  • bulletAzo free (Cleavable amine)
  • bulletFormaldehyde (Free & Released)
  • bulletNickel & other heavy metals
Softline Can Be Divided In To Three Major Field:

Chemical Testing

  • bulletAsh content
  • bulletBarium activity
  • bulletChloride content
  • bulletIdentifying the dye
  • bulletMoisture content
  • bulletpH
  • bulletSolvent extractable
  • bulletSulphate Content
  • bulletWater soluble extract

Fabric Quality Testing

  • bulletAbsorbency Test (Water Drop Method)
  • bulletCrease recovery angle
  • bulletFlammability (Inclined Plane & Vertical Flammability)
  • bulletFiber count & construction
  • bulletTear Strength
  • bulletWater repellency test (Spray Test
  • bulletWeight per square unit
Tests for Apparel
  • bulletAppearance after dry cleaning or washing
  • bulletCrease resistance/recovery
  • bulletDimensional stability to washing
  • bulletFlammability
  • bulletGarment shrinkage
  • bulletOil and Water repellency
  • bulletPrint durability
  • bulletSeam performance
  • bulletSide seam twist in garment after laundering
  • bulletWash care labeling

Leather Testing

  • bulletApparent density
  • bulletBond strength of laminated leathe
  • bulletChromic oxide
  • bulletMoisture content
  • bulletNitrogen and Hide substances
  • bulletShrinkage temperature
  • bulletTear strength
  • bulletTensile strength & elongation
  • bulletThickness
  • bulletTotal chloride and Sulphates
  • bulletVolatile matter
  • bulletWater absorption
  • bulletWater soluble and Sulphated Ash
  • bulletWater soluble matter
Test for Shoes
  • bulletShoe flex test
  • bulletUpper sole flexing
  • bulletWater absorption
Tests for Zippers, Buttons, Buckles, Lace, Velcro, Elastic Tape and other miscellaneous items
  • bulletStrength Test for zippers as per ASTM D2061
    1.Chain cross wise strength
    2.Element slippage
    3.Top stop holding
    4.Slider pull, pull off
    5.Holding strength of slider lock
  • bulletStrength test for zipper as per BS 3084
  • bulletDurability of zippers for 500 strokes
  • bulletButton attachment strength
  • bulletStretch properties of stretch fabric/tape
Test For Towel
  • bulletCount of WARP, WEFT & PILE Yarnst
  • bulletConstruction: WARP, WEFT & PILE
  • bulletTerry ratio : WARP to PILE length measurement
  • bulletPile height
Zipper / Buttons / Buckles / Snaps / Lace / Velcro/ Elastic Tape Testing
  • bulletStrength test for zippers as per 1.ASTM D 2061
    2.Chain cross wise strength
    3.Element slippage
    4.Top stop holding
    5.Slider pull, pull off
    6.Holding strength of slider lock
  • bulletStrength test for zippers as per BS 3084
  • bulletDurability of zippers for 500 strokes
  • bulletPeel bond strength
  • bulletUnsnapping of snap fasteners
  • bulletButton impact test
  • bulletButton attachment strength
  • bulletStretch properties of stretch fabric/tape
Eco-Friendly Testing
  • bulletpH value
  • bulletConductivity of water extract
  • bulletAzo free (Cleavable amines)
  • bulletFormaldehyde (Free & Released)
  • bulletNickel and other heavy metals
  • bulletResidual Chlorine
Chemical Testing
  • bulletAsh
  • bulletChloride Content
  • bulletHeavy Metals (Pb, Cd, Ni)
  • bulletMoisture
  • bulletOil Content
  • bulletpH Value
  • bulletSulphate Content
  • bulletWater Soluble Extract
  • bulletBitumen in laminated
  • bulletWool Content
  • bulletBarium Activity
  • bulletScouring Loss
  • bulletResidual Starch Content
  • bulletIdentification of dye
  • bulletSolvent extractable
Paper Testing
  • bulletWater Absorbency
  • bulletBreaking length
  • bulletBursting strength
  • bulletCoating Thickness
  • bulletBulk
  • bulletBrightness/ Whiteness
  • bulletGloss
  • bulletChlorides
  • bulletGSM/ Weight /Substance
  • bulletLead
  • bulletSulphate content
  • bulletMoisture content
  • bulletOil Absorbency
  • bulletOpacity
  • bulletpH value
  • bulletSurface pH
  • bulletTensile strength & Elongation
  • bulletTear factor
  • bulletWater absorption (Cobb Test)
  • bulletMoisture content
  • bulletAsh content
  • bulletpH value
Leather Testing
  • bulletThickness
  • bulletApparent density
  • bulletTensile strength & Elongation
  • bulletTear strength
  • bulletShrinkage Temperature
  • bulletWater absorption
  • bulletBond strength of laminated leather
  • bulletVolatile matter
  • bulletMoisture content
  • bulletAsh conten
  • bulletSolvent extractable substance
  • bulletHide substance
  • bulletWater soluble matter
  • bulletpH value
  • bulletpH value
  • bulletSurface pH
  • bulletTensile strength & Elongation
  • bulletTear factor
  • bulletWater absorption (Cobb Test)
  • bulletMoisture content
  • bulletAsh content
  • bulletpH value
Products Cover Under Softline Testing
  • bulletHDPE bags/Jute Bags
  • bulletCrepe and Filter Paper
  • bulletWriting/Printing paper
  • bulletCoated paper
  • bulletCorrugated Box
  • bulletCarpet
  • bulletCongo Red Dye
  • bulletVinyl Coated Fabric
  • bulletSocks and Jersey
  • bulletVarious Leather Products
The Essential Testing and Awareness Program on Toy Safety

Since the Toy Safety Directive (88/378/EEC) was put into force in Europe in 1988, it is necessary to ensure that toys are safe and comply with the European regulations .. .. ..Toy Testing