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Vartest is fully equipped and experienced in testing and evaluating all aspects of fabrics and their end products for hotel and contract applications including upholstery, curtains, cubical curtains, and blinds, rugs, and bedding.

Health care products requiring microbiological certification and FHA clearance along with chemical treatment analysis are an important part of the services available to this market.

We are performing all of the tests needed for surgical gowns and drapes during the COVID-19 pandemic:

AAMI PB70 Level
Test Liquid Challenge Result Expected Barrier Effectiveness
1 AATCC 42 Impact Penetration Water ≤ 4.5 g Minimal water resistance (some resistance to water spray)
2 AATCC 42 Impact Penetration Water ≤ 1.0 g Low water resistance
(resistant to water spray and some resistance to water penetration under
constant contact with increasing pressure)
AATCC 127 Hydrostatic Pressure Water ≥ 20 cm
3 AATCC 42 Impact Penetration Water ≤ 1.0 g Moderate water resistance
(resistant to water spray and some resistance to water penetration
under constant contact with increasing pressure)
AATCC 127 Hydrostatic Pressure Water ≥ 50 cm
4 ASTM F1670 Synthetic Blood Penetration Surrogate Blood no penetration at 2 psi(13.8 kPa) Blood and viral penetration resistance (2 psi)
ASTM F1671 Viral Penetration Bacteriophage Virus

Health care products requiring microbiological certification and FDA clearance along with chemical treatment analysis are an important part of the services available to this market.

  • Commercial / Contract Drapery
  • Commercial / Contract Panels and Upholstered Walls
  • Healthcare Drapery
  • Healthcare Upholstery
  • Hospitality Bedding, Drapery, and Upholstery
  • Institutional Drapery, Panels/Walls, and Upholstery

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