Establishing Product Standards

April 11, 2024
Cary, NC

This workshop covers common textile testing standards and teaches attendees how to understand and create internal product standards. Attendees will learn the difference between testing standards and product standards and how to turn desired performance outcomes into a standard. Several methods of standard creation will be covered, and attendees will have the opportunity to learn by creating a set of mock standards for an example product.

The application period has closed for this workshop.

Time Frame

  • 8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. ET

Topics Covered

  • Textile Testing Standards (such as ATSM and AATCC)
  • Purpose of Product Standards
  • How Product Standards Can Differ Based on End-Use
  • How to Create a Product Standard

Why Attend

  • Gain a deeper understanding of common tests run on textile products.
  • Learn several methods of establishing a product standard.
  • Practice creating standards from test data.
  • Receive first-class instruction from industry professionals.
  • Meet peers from other companies with similar responsibilities and interests.


  • This is an intermediate-level workshop. An understanding of textile fabric formation is recommended, but prior knowledge of product and testing standards is not required.