Blue Wool Standards

​For light and weathering fastness testing, our Blue Wools are individually dyed wool pieces, each with a different degree of fastness to light. ​​We supply 'European' Blue Wool Standards for ISO 105-B08 from Deutsche Echtheitskommission, and American Blue Wools from AATCC.

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​For light and weathering fastness testing, our Blue Wools are individually dyed wool pieces, each with a different degree of fastness to light. ​​We supply 'European' Blue Wool Standards for ISO 105-B08 from Deutsche Echtheitskommission, and American Blue Wools from AATCC.

​Use pre-mounted Blue Wool strips on card to save valuable time and money.

​​Every batch is checked for compliance against the master before it is released.

​​Let us design a card for you with standards to match your testing needs.

Standards

  • AATCC 16.3
  • AATCC 169-2009
  • ISO 105-B08

Sizes


  • ISO Blue Wool Standards Nos. 1 - 8 - per set (8)
  • ISO Blue Wool Standards Nos. 1-8 [pre-mounted 10mm wide strips on card] - per pack (10 cards)
  • AATCC Lightfastness Standard L-2 - per pack (50 x 75cm)
  • AATCC Lightfastness Standard L-4 - per pack (50 x 75cm)
  • AATCC Standard of Fading for L-2 - each
  • AATCC Standard of Fading for L-4 - each

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Use Blue Wool Standards with TruFade, to test the light fastness of textiles and other materials.

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