Cloth Mask Testing

Cloth Mask Testing

Cloth Mask Testing

The necessity of using masks due to the corona virus epidemic has led to new initiatives in the sector. Cloth masks in different colors and patterns, which are preferred instead of medical masks, are offered for sale after certain tests and analyzes.

Our laboratories serving in many provinces in turkey, "Ecological Tests in Cloth Mask" in accordance with legal regulations and standards relating to Türkak accreditation is carried out.

The dyestuffs used in cloth masks are generally in liquid and powder form and show the property of decomposition and absorption in water at high temperatures. Most of the dyestuffs used in the textile industry are water soluble. Since cloth masks are in contact with the skin, their allergen and carcinogenic effects should be tested.

You can contact us for "Determination of Dispers and Carcinogenic Dyestuffs" in cloth masks.

Azo dyes consist of organic and -N = N- azo group. It is especially used in dyeing textile and leather products. Aromatic amines, one of the azo dyes expressed as colorants, have a carcinogenic effect. Classified as "banned chemicals" by the European Union, aromatic amines cause allergic effects and cancer if used above the limits.

You can contact us for "Determination of Aromatic Amines Reduced from Azo Dyestuffs" in cloth masks.

Due to substances such as mercaptobenzothiazole, thiuram and carbamate used during the processing of natural latex material for use (such as latex gloves), it has an allergenic effect. Latex-containing products can often cause allergies with symptoms such as skin rash, itching, watering, and crusting. Therefore, it is one of the important analyzes that should be performed in cloth masks due to their long-term use.


Paraben are chemical preservatives used in cosmetic products. It is often found in moisturizers, shampoos, creams, and toothpastes. Its general purpose is to prevent the growth of bacteria and mold. In addition, the duration of use of the products increases with the use of paraben. It may cause irritations, allergic reactions and diseases such as eczema by sensitizing the skin.

You can contact us for "Paraben Free Determination" for cloth masks.

Nylon can be used in the production of rope and weaving in the form of fibers, fine strands, hard bristles or sheets by drawing from the melt or solution, pouring or spraying, or for the production of kitchen utensils by pouring directly into molds. The tough, flexible and durable product obtained by the cold drawing method is generally used in the production of socks, parachutes and brushes in thin or thick threads.

You can contact us for "Nylon Free Determination" for cloth masks.

Chlorine is obtained from saturated salt solution or from molten sodium chloride. Chlorine and its compounds are used in the paper and textile industry.

You can contact us for the "Determination of Chlorine Free" in cloth masks.