Instrumental Color Difference Measurements for Colorfastness of Automotive Interior Trim Materials, Recommended Practice
|Publication Date:||1 January 1995|
The practice described applies to textile and flexible plastic parts and materials used in automotive vehicles. Special care should be taken when high pile carpet samples are being evaluated.
Purpose The intent of this SAE Recommended Practice is to specify procedures for the instrumental measurement of color differences brought about by the exposure of textile and flexible plastic automotive parts to various colorfastness tests. It may be used for the specification of limits of color differences which may be tolerated in a specific test.