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AATCC TM122-2019, Test Method for Carpet Soiling: Service Soiling
Developed in 1967 by AATCC Committee RA57; reaffirmed 1970, 1973, 1976, 1979, 1982, 1989, 2000, 2013; editorially revised 1985, 1990; editorially revised and reaffirmed 1987, 1995; revised 2009, 2019
1. Purpose and Scope
1.1 This test method evaluates the service soiling of textile floor coverings.
2.1 Specimens of carpets and selected control samples are exposed to normal foot traffic in a controlled test area. The test specimens and controls are removed and visually rated at predetermined intervals corresponding to different degrees of soiling or exposure to soiling.
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