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Test Services

The laboratory maintains a complete test method file, assuring our clients the latest edition and most appropriate test method is utilized. Membership and active participation in trade associations, consensus standards organizations, seminars, and lectures provide our staff up to date knowledge of revisions to standards, ideas, and recommended procedural changes in standards and specifications. Such organizations include the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), and the American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists (AATCC).

Limitations of Tests

Commercial Testing Company is not specialized and, due to the variety of tests performed on many different materials, does not publish a complete list of the tests we are capable of performing. We offer the following broad list of testing services, including but not limited to:

Most Requested Test Methods

  • Aachen Test, ISO/EN 2551
  • Abrasion Resistance, Taber Abraser, Various Methods
  • Abrasion Resistance, Wyzenbeck, Various Methods
  • Breaking Strength, Grab Method, Various Methods
  • Brush Pilling Resistance, ASTM D 3511
  • Bundle Wrap/Penetration, Carpet
  • Bureau of Mines Flame Test, MSHA 30 CFR Part 18.65
  • Belting, Rubber Conveyor ASTM D 378
  • Burning Rate, ASTM D 635
  • Burnt Gas Fumes, AATCC 23
  • Bursting Strength, ASTM D 751
  • CAL 117, California Technical Bulletin 117
  • Castor Chair, ASTM D 6962 / BS / DIN / NALFA
  • Coefficient of Friction, ASTM C 1028
  • Coefficient of Friction, BMS 8-286C
  • Coefficient of Friction, FAR 25.793
  • Coefficient of Friction, MIL-W-5044C
  • Coefficient of Friction, James Machine, ASTM D 2047
  • Colorfastness to Water, AATCC 107
  • Combustibility, ASTM E 136
  • Compression/Recovery, Carpet
  • Crocking Resistance, AATCC 8, AATCC 165
  • Delamination Strength, ASTM D 3936
  • Denier (Yarn Size), ASTM D 1907
  • Density, Carpet, HUD/FHA UM-44d
  • Edge Ravel, ASTM D 7267
  • Extractable Matter, ASTM D 2257
  • FAA Coefficient of Friction, FAR 25.793
  • FAA Flame Test, Horizontal, FAR 25.853
  • FAA Flame Test, Vertical, FAR 25.853
  • FAA Form 8110-3, Flammability, Coefficient of Friction
  • FHA Physical Test, Carpet, HUD/FHA UM-44d
  • Fiber Blend, AATCC 20A
  • Fiber Identification, AATCC 20
  • Fluorochemical Treatment, AATCC 189
  • Gasket Burn Test, ASTM C 542
  • Gasket Burn Test, ASTM C 1166
  • Gauge/Pitch, ASTM D 5793
  • Grab Breaking Strength, Various Methods
  • Heat Aging, Various Methods
  • Hexapod Wear Test, ASTM D 5252
  • Hot Metal Nut Test, BS 4790
  • Ignition Properties, ASTM D 1929
  • Insulation Radiant Panel, ASTM E 970
  • Laundering, AATCC 124
  • Lightfastness, Xenon Arc, AATCC 16 Option 3
  • Melt Point, AATCC 20
  • Moisture Content in Yarn, ASTM D 2654
  • Moisture Penetration, Impact Method
  • Motor Vehicle Flame Test, FMVSS 302
  • MSHA Burn Test, 30 CFR Part 18.65 / ASTM D 378
  • NEMA Flame Test, NEMA WC 3, Section 6.19.6
  • NFPA 701, Test 1
  • NFPA 701, Test 2
  • Oxides of Nitrogen, AATCC 164
  • Oxygen Index, ASTM D 2863
  • Ozone (High Humidity), AATCC 129
  • Pile Height, Carpet, DDD—C-0095A
  • Pile Thickness (Level), ASTM D 6859
  • Pile Thickness (Multilevel), ASTM D 7241
  • Pile Weight, ASTM D 5848
  • Pill Test, Carpets, 16 CFR 1630
  • Pill Test, Rugs, 16 CFR 1631
  • Pilling and Fuzzing Resistance, DuPont Method
  • Pilling Resistance, Brush Method, ASTM D 3511
  • Pitch/Gauge, ASTM D 5793
  • Radiant Panel, ASTM E 162
  • Radiant Panel, ASTM E 648
  • Rollstool Test, DIN / BS / NALFA
  • Seam Slippage, ASTM D 434
  • Shampoo, Carpet, AATCC 171
  • Shrinkage, AATCC 135
  • Shrinkage, BSS 7310
  • Shrinkage, DDD-C-0095A
  • Smoke Density, ASTM E 662
  • Soiling, Accelerated, ASTM D 6540
  • Spillage Test, Various Methods
  • Stain Resistance, AATCC 175
  • Stain Resistance, Household
  • Static Load, ASTM F 970
  • Static Test, AATCC 134, Tests I, II, III, IV
  • Static Test, BSS 7311
  • Stitch Rate, ASTM D 5793
  • Surface Burning Characteristics, ASTM E 84
  • Surface Burning Characteristics 30-minute, ASTM E 2768
  • Taber Abrasion, Various Methods
  • Tear Resistance, Elmendorf Pendulum, ASTM D 1922
  • Tear Resistance, Elmendorf Pendulum, ASTM D 1424
  • Tear Resistance, Single-Rip Method, ASTM D 2261
  • Tear Resistance, Trapezoidal, Various Methods
  • Tensile/Elongation, ASTM D 412
  • Tensile/Elongation, Yarn, ASTM D 2256
  • Tent Flammability, CPAI-84
  • Tetrapod Walker, ASTM D 5251
  • Thermal Resistance, ASTM C 518
  • Tile Staining, AATCC 137
  • Tuft Bind, ASTM D 1335
  • Tuft Height, ASTM D 5823
  • Tunnel Test, ASTM E 84
  • Tunnel Test 30-minute, ASTM E 2768
  • Twist, Yarn, ASTM D 1423
  • UFAC Upholstery Fabric
  • Upholstery Fabric, NFPA 260
  • Velcro Test for Fuzzing, Carpets
  • Vetterman Drum, ASTM D 5417
  • Water Vapor Transmission, ASTM E 96
  • Wyzenbeck Wear Resistance, Various Methods
  • Yarn Size (Denier), ASTM D 1907

Laminate Flooring Materials, NALFA

  • Static Load
  • Thickness Swell
  • Light Resistance
  • Cleanability/Stain Resistance
  • Large Ball Impact
  • Small Ball (Dart) Impact
  • Wear Resistance
  • Dimensional Tolerances
  • Castor Chair Resistance
  • Appendix A Option, ASTM E 648
  • Appendix A Option, ASTM E 662
  • Appendix A Option, ASTM C 518
  • Appendix A Option, ASTM D 1929

Resilient, Hard Surface, LVT Flooring

  • ASTM F 1700 Specification Solid Vinyl Floor Tile
  • ASTM F 1303 Specification Sheet Vinyl Floor Covering with Backing
  • ASTM F 2199 Dimensional Stability, Heat
  • ASTM F 386 Thickness
  • ASTM F 137 Flexibility
  • ASTM F 925 Resistance to Chemicals
  • ASTM E 648 Radiant Panel Critical Radiant Flux
  • ASTM E 662 Smoke Generated by Solid Materials
  • ASTM E 84 Tunnel, Surface Burning Characteristics
  • ASTM F 970 Static Load Limit
  • ASTM D 2047 Static Coefficient of Friction
  • ASTM D 3884 Taber Abrasion
  • Shore A / Shore B Hardness Testing

Wallcovering, ASTM F 793, CCC-W-408D

  • ASTM F 793 Wall Covering Classifications
  • CCC-W-408D Federal Wallcovering Specification
  • Wallcoverings Association W-101 Standard
  • Wallcoverings Association W-102 Standard
  • ASTM D 751 Coated Fabrics
  • Colorfastness to Light
  • Washability
  • Scrubbability
  • Abrasion Resistance
  • Breaking Strength
  • Crocking Resistance
  • Stain Resistance, Reagents 1-12
  • Tear Resistance
  • Blocking Resistance
  • Coating Adhesion
  • Cold Cracking
  • Heat Aging
  • Flammability, ASTM E 84
  • Shrinkage

Testing Fees

Commercial Testing Company is not specialized and, due to the variety of tests performed on many different materials, does not have a formal price list. All testing fees are quoted individually upon request. For your particular interest, please call 706-278-3935 and permit us to provide you a quotation.

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Commercial Testing Company

1215 South Hamilton Street
Dalton, Georgia 30720

Contact

Phone: 706-278-3935
Fax: 706-278-3936
Email: Information@CommercialTesting.com

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8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

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