Home / All / Textile World / ASTM International-Smart textiles terminology defined in new standard
ASTM Smart textiles

ASTM International-Smart textiles terminology defined in new standard

The smart textiles subcommittee of the American society for testing and materials ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA/USA, has approved its first standard, a compilation of industry terms.

This new smart textile terminology standard provides the ability to objectively classify and differentiate some of these new materials and products. The subcommittee developed terms and definitions that can be used by anyone involved in smart textiles, including manufacturers, suppliers, retailers, regulatory bodies, consumers, laboratories, and military personnel. The standard will also help consumers understand exactly what it is they are buying.
The new standard helps define everything from “smart textiles” to “wearable electronics”. 
The subcommittee plans to refine these terms and add more terms and definitions as the market continues to evolve, mature, and expand.



+ Middle East Textile Journal

Send us article and press release to : info@kohanjournal.com

Join 80.000 Middle East and North Africa Textile Professionals who get Kohan Textile Journal’s FREE Newsletter…


About Kohan Journal

Kohan Textile Journal is the leading magazine for the Textile industry, Textile machinery, Synthetic Fibers and Nonwovens in MENA region (the Middle East and North Africa) and is published every two months. It basically emphasizes on textile machinery, textile products, carpet and synthetic fibres distributed among the factories, manufacturers, and traders of floorcovering industries.l

Check Also



Intertex Tunisia 2020 :: 3rd International Exhibition of Textile Industry which will be organized on …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

error: Content is protected!!