Textile Testing and Product Development Services

 Product development and analysis facilities at NTRC 

S.No Service/ Product/Test Particulars of Tests Rates per Test (Rs.)
1. Product Development
  1.1. Fiber Development
1 Synthetic Fiber Development Electrospinnig, Wet spinning and Melt spinning As per case
2 Cone Dyeing Single Cone 5000
  1.2. Yarn Development
3 Yarn Development As per requirement As per case
  1.3. Fabric Development
4 Fabric Weaving (2 m, 20 inch) Single Cone (2kg) As per case
5 Fabric Knitting (5-10 Kg) According to nature of test As per case
6 Non-woven Fabric Development As per requirement As per case
  1.4. Fabric Processing
7 Fabric Dyeing As per requirement As per case
8 Fabric Finishing/Coating As per requirement  
9 Plasma Treatment As per requirement As per case
  1.5. Apparel Home Textiles Services
10 Designing Services As per requirement As per case
11 Cutting Services As per requirement As per case
12 Stitching Services As per requirement As per case
13 Industrial Engineering Services As per requirement As per case
2. Testing Facilities
  2.1. Fiber Testing
14 Single Fiber Strength test Fiber (5 m) 1000
15 Fiber Composition of Textiles (Quantitative) 10 g sample 600
16 Fibre Composition of Textiles (Qualitative) 10 g sample 1500
17 Oil Content of Jute 10 g sample 600
18 Cotton Fineness 100 g Cotton 500
19 Cotton Length and Length Uniformity 100 g Cotton 800
20 Cotton Breaking Strength by Pressley Tester. 100 g Cotton 600
21 Cotton Trash Content 100 g Cotton 1000
22 Fibre Moisture Content 100 g Cotton 800
23 Origin of Cloth 0.5 m Yarn 2000
24 Cotton Fibre (HVI) Tests 100 g Cotton 1000
  2.2. Yarn Testing
25 Yarn Count 2 packages 500
26 Yarn Unevenness Yarn (400 m) sample 1500
27 Linear Density by Skein Method 4.25 lb yarn 400
28 Linear Density by Short Length Method 1 m fabric 500
29 Tensile Properties of Single Yarn 4.25 lb yarn 800
30 Lea Breaking Strength 4.25 lb yarn 400
31 Twist by Contraction Method 4.25 lb yarn 500
32 Twist by Direct Method 4.25 lb yarn 500
33 Classification of Yarn Faults 4.25 lb yarn 1500
34 Yarn Length on Package 4.25 lb yarn 2500
35 Yarn Crimp and Yarn Take-up in Woven Fabric 1lb yarn 500
36 Yarn Type Analysis 2.5lb yarn 600
  2.3 Fabric Testing
37 Fabric Width 2 m 300
38 Fabric GSM 1 m 300
39 Fabric Construction 1 m 400
40 Type of weave 1 m 1500
41 Pilling Resistance by Martindale Tester 1 m 1000
42 Pilling Resistance by ICI Method 1 m 1200
43 Random Tumble Pilling 1 m 1200
44 Absrasion resistance 1 m 2000
45 Tearing Strength by Elmendorf Tester 1 m 600
46 Bursting Strength of Fabrics 1 m 1200
47 Breaking Strength by Grab Method 1 m 600
48 Crease Recovery Angle of Woven Fabric 1 m

600

49 Wrinkle Recovery Test 1 m 500
50 Dimensional Stability to Washing 2 m 1000
51 Skew Change (After Washing) 1 m 1000
52 Smoothness Appearance (After Washing) 1 m 1000
53 Tensile Strength 1 m 800
54 Soil Release of Fabric 1 m 2000
55 Color Evaluation by Spectrophotometer 1 m 500
56 Breaking Strength by Strip Method 1 m 600
57 Breaking Strength of Jute Bag by Strip Method 1 m 600
58 Seam Strength of Jute Bag Fiber/40X10cm 400
59 Weave and Design of Fabric 1 m
60 Gauge of Knitting Machine 1 m 1000
61 Courses and Wales of Knitted Fabric 1 m

500

62

Thickness of Fabric

1 m

300

63

Bow and Skew in fabric

1 m

1000

64

Colour Fastness to Water

0.5 m

800

65

Dye-ability Test

According to nature of test

2500

66

Colour Fastness to Perspiration

1 m

1500

67

Colour Fastness to Washing

1 m

1500

68

Colour Fastness to Dry Cleaning

1 m

1500

69

Colour Fastness to Light

1 m

3000

70

Colour Fastness to Sodium Hypo-chlorite Bleach in Home Laundering

1 m

1500

71

Colour Fastness to Crocking

1 m

800

72

Absorbency of Bleached Textiles

1 m

800

73

Fault in Cloth

15-20 m

6000

74

Blend Ratio of fabric (2 Components)

1 m

800

75

Identification of yarn/Fabric

1 m

1000

76 Percentage of yarn in fabric (per side) 0.5 m 800

77

Seam Strength Test

1 m

600

78

Button Strength

10

600

79

Zip Strength Test

0.5 m

600

 

2.4. Comfort properties of Textiles Testing

 

 

80

Thermal Properties of fabric (Sweat Guard Hotplate)

1 m

2500

81

Water Vapor Permeability (Sweat Guard Hotplate)

1 m

2500

82

Thermal Properties of fabric (Permetest)

1 m

1500

83

Water Vapor Permeability (Permetest)

1 m

1500

84

Water Vapor Permeability (Standrad Room Conditions)

1 m

1000

85

Air Permeability Test

1 m

800

86

Fabric Touch Properties (Fabric Touch Tester)

1 m

4000

87

Fabric Stiffness

1 m

1000

88

MMT (Moisture Management Tester)

1 m

1000

89

Drying Rate Test

1 m

1000

90

Fabric Drape Test

1 m

2000

91

Kawa bata Bending Test

1 m

2000

92

Kawa bata compression Test

1 m

2000

93

Kawa bata Surface Test

1 m

2000

94

Kawa bata Shear Test

1 m

3000

95

Kawa bata Thermal Test

1 m

3000

 

2.5. Protective Textiles Testing

 

 

96

Vertical Flammability Test

1 m

1500

97

Limiting Oxygen Index Test

1 m

10000

98

Static Charge Test (Conductivity Tester)

1 m

1500

99

UV/Sun Protection Factor Test

1 m

1000

100

Water Repellency Test (Spray Method)

1 m

500

101

Water Resistance of Fabric (Hydrostatic Head Tester)

1 m

3000

102

Antimicrobial Test Qualitative

1 m

2000

103

Antimicrobial Test Quantitative

1 m

5000

 

2.6. Analytical Testing

 

 

104

X-Ray Differaction (XRD)

Well crushed or homogenous powder/1g minimum

3000

105

Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM)

Pelletes, Films, Membranes, Fabric, Composite materials/0.5, X 0.5 inchs

3000

106

Optical Microscopy

10 Sq. Inch

400

107

Particle size Analysis  (Zeta Sizer)

Liquid suspension or dispersion/ upto 3 Ml

2000

108

UV-Vis Spectroscopy

Liquid Samples 10 mL

1000

109

UV-Vis-NIR Spectroscopy

Liquid Samples 10 mL, Fabric Sample 1 m

2000; 3000

110 FTIR Solid or liquid/ 0.5g or 1ml minimum   2000
111 Electro-Kinetic Potential Film, membrane, fabric, yarn/5X5 cm 8000
112 Energy Dispersive Spectroscopy (EDX) Same as SEM 2000
113 GATS System Test (Liquid Absorption Test)  10 Sq. Inch 2000
  2.7. Hazarduous Materials Testing
114 GCMS Test for Hazardous Materials As per requirment 10000
115 HPLC Test for Hazardous Materials As per requirment 10000
116 Atomic Absorption Liquid solution/20 Ml minimum 2000
117 Formaldehyde Testing Fabric Sample 1 m 2000
  2.8. Chemicals Testing
118 Viscosity of Solutions Liquid/50 Ml 800
119 Surface Tension Test Liquid/100 Ml minimum 2000
120 Solid Content 10 g 800
121 pH of Water-Extract from Textile 10 g 800
122 Nature of Dye 1 m 1000
123 Comparison of Dyes and Auxiliaries According to nature of test 4000
124 Size % age, Finish % age According to nature of test 500
125 Evaluation of Printing Thickener/Binder According to nature of test 2,000-4,000
126 Chemical Comparison According to nature of test 2000-4000
127 Purity of Chemicals According to nature of test 800
Name/Designation/Section of Reporting Officer : ----- Dr. Ahsan Nazir  /Director ORIC-------  
  Contact (Email ID , Phone No.) ------ ahsan@ntu.edu.pk; 041-9230081-90 (Ext: 191-195)