The following standards outline all you need to know about how to test, care for and label (even where the label needs to be positioned on the garment) textile products and include generic names of natural and man-made fibres.
Methods of test for textiles - General - Universal yarn count system (Tex System)
Methods of test for textiles - Colourfastness tests - Determination of colourfastness to water spotting
Textiles - Care labelling
Textiles - Labelling of clothing, household textiles and furnishings
Textiles - Guide to the selection of correct care labelling instructions from AS/NZS 1957
Textiles - Natural and man-made fibres - Generic names
Textile products - Fibre content labelling