This Standard specifies the analysis and determination methods for resin finished textiles (including lace), and the determination method of free formaldehyde. However, when there are test methods separately specified in Japanese Industrial Standards for the colour fastness test and the physical test, the tests shall be carried out according to their test methods. The test when the fabric of resin finished textiles is damaged by chlorine is shown in Annex JD.
WARNING: This Standard calls for the use of substances 1) and/or procedures that may be injurious to health if adequate precautions are not taken. It refers only to technical suitability and does not absolve the user from legal obligations relating to health and safety at any stage. It has been assumed in the drafting of this Standard that the execution of its provisions is entrusted to appropriately qualified and experienced people.
Note 1) Information on substances which may damage the health are described in the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) in detail.
NOTE: The International Standards corresponding to this Standard and the symbol of degree of correspondence are as follows.
ISO 14184-1: 1998 Textiles-Determination of formaldehyde-Part 1: Free and hydrolized formaldehyde (water extraction method)
ISO 14184-2: 1998 Textiles-Determination of formaldehyde-Part 2: Released formaldehyde (vapour absorption method) (overall evaluation: MOD)
In addition, symbols which denote the degree of correspondence in the contents between the relevant International Standards and JIS are IDT (identical), MOD (modified), and NEQ (not equivalent) according to ISO/lEC Guide 21-1.