EN ISO 17700:2019

Footwear - Test methods for upper components and insocks - Colour fastness to rubbing and bleeding (ISO 17700:2019)

Publication date:   Dec 16, 2019

General information

60.60 Standard published   Sep 11, 2019

CEN

CEN/TC 309 Footwear

European Norm

61.060   Footwear

Buying

Published

Language in which you want to receive the document.

Scope

This document specifies three test methods (method A, method B and method C) for assessing the degree of transfer of a material's surface colour during dry or wet rubbing and a method (method D) for determining the likelihood of colour bleeding.
The methods are applicable to all footwear uppers, linings and insocks, irrespective of the material. Method D is also applicable to sewing threads and shoelaces.
The methods are:
— method A: to-and-fro square rubbing finger fastness testing machine;
— method B: rotative rub fastness testing machine;
— method C: to-and-fro circular rubbing finger fastness testing machine;
— method D: colour fastness to bleeding.

Life cycle

PREVIOUSLY

Replaces
EN ISO 17700:2005

NOW

PUBLISHED
EN ISO 17700:2019
60.60 Standard published
Sep 11, 2019