Permeation test

Resistance to penetration and permeation are two variables related to the barrier properties of materials.

Indoor air quality

Olivier & Karel
Centexbel runs VOC and formaldehyde measurements on home decoration materials according to : EN ISO 16000-2, 9 ISO 16000-6 EN ISO 16017-1

Chemical safety of textiles and plastics

The globalisation of the textile and plastic converting industry makes it increasingly difficult and complex to control the production flow and to exactly know the products (chemicals) that have been used. Morevover, consumers and their organisations want to be informed about the composition of the products they buy and demand that they do not contain harmful substances.

REACH quick test package

Centexbel offers a set of tests to detect the presence of Substances of Very High Concern [SVHC], as defined by REACH legislation. This quick analysis enables manufacturers, textile finishers, importers, retailers and brands to meet the REACH SVHC obligations.

Textile characterisation

Lab equipment and knowhow