Independent Testing Laboratories

Independent testing can be a valuable addition to your product development process. In order to support you in this step, Cotton Incorporated has compiled this list of potential independent testing laboratories.

 

If you are an independent testing lab working with cotton fiber, fabric, garments, or other products and would like to be included on this list, contact us.

 


 

American Association for Laboratory Accreditation

Website: a2la.org

Location: Frederick, MD

Phone: (301) 644-3248

 

Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services, Inc.

Website: bureauveritas.com

Location: Littleton, MA (has international locations)

Phone: (877) 277-8880

 

DoD Defense Standardization Program

Website: dsp.dla.mil

 

Elemental Analysis Inc.

Website: elementalanalysis.com

Location: Lexington, KY

Phone: (800) 563-7493

 

Florida State University

Textile Testing Lab

Website: jimmorancollege.fsu.edu/academics/advising/retail-ent/textile-lab

Location: Tallahassee, FL

Phone: (850) 644-6838

 

Fowler Associates, Inc.

Website: sfowler.com

Location: Moore, SC

Phone: (864) 574-6415

 

Galbraith Laboratories, Inc.

Website: galbraith.com

Location: Knoxville, TN

Phone: (877) 449-8797

 

Gaston College, Fiber Innovation Center

Website: gaston.edu/fic

Location: Belmont, NC

Phone: (704) 825-3737

 

International Down & Feather Laboratory

Website: idfl.com

Location: Salt Lake City, UT (has international locations)

Email: [email protected]

Phone: (801) 467-7611

 

Intertek Testing Services

Website: intertek.com/consumer/testing

Location: Arlington Heights, IL (has international locations)

Email: [email protected]

Phone: (847) 871-1020

 

Louisiana State University Cotton Fiber Laboratory

Website: lsuagcenter.com

Location: Baton Rouge, LA

Phone: (224) 578-2206

 

Manufacturing Solutions Center (MSC)

Website: manufacturingsolutionscenter.org

Location: Conover, NC

Phone: (828) 327-7000 Ext. 4265

 

NC State University

Zeis Textiles Extension

Website: textiles.ncsu.edu/zte/testing-and-fabrication-services

Location: Raleigh, NC

Phone: (919) 515-6592

NC State University

The Nonwovens Institute

Website: thenonwovensinstitute.com

Location: Raleigh, NC

Email: [email protected]

Phone: (919) 515-6551

 

Pace Analytical

Website: pacelabs.com

Location: Raleigh, NC

Phone: (919) 834-4984

 

Precision Testing Laboratories, Inc.

Website: precisiontesting.com

Location: Nashville, TN

Phone: (615) 254-3401

 

SGS (U.S. Testing Co.), Inc.

Website: sgsgroup.us.com

Location: Fairfield, NJ (has international locations)

Phone: (973) 575-5252 or (800) 777-8378

 

SGS Govmark Organization, Inc.

Website: govmark.com

Location: Farmingdale, NY

Email: [email protected]

Phone: (631) 293-8944

 

Southern Testing & Research-Microbac Labs, Inc.

Website: microbac.com/locations/north-carolina-wilson

Location: Wilson, NC

Phone: (252) 237-4175

 

Texas Tech University, Fiber & Biopolymer Research Institute

Website: itc.ttu.edu/fbri

Location: Lubbock, TX

Phone: (806) 742-5333

 

TexTest LLC

Website: textest.com

Location: Phenix City, AL

Email: [email protected]

Phone: (334) 664-3215 or (800) 554-7424

 

TÜV Rheinland of North America, Inc.

Website: tuv.com/usa/en/

Location: Newtown, CT (has international locations)

Phone: (203) 426-0888

 

TÜV SÜD America

Website: tuvsud.com/en-us

Location: Peabody, MA

Phone: (978) 573-2500

 

UL

Website: industries.ul.com/textiles-apparel-and-footwear

Phone: (860) 749-8371

 

Vartest Laboratories, Inc.

Website: vartest.com

Location: New York, NY

Phone: (212) 947-8391 or (212) 947-8719

 


 

Cotton Incorporated cannot guarantee that each company has the ability or willingness to deliver a particular product or service. Although we make every attempt to keep this list up to date, there may be cases where a company’s capabilities or status may have changed.

 

Cotton Incorporated is providing this list as a courtesy but makes no warranty or representation, either expressed or implied, with respect to the suppliers contained herein. Likewise, no statement contained herein shall be construed as a recommendation to use a specific supplier and Cotton Incorporated assumes no responsibility for any negligence on the part of any supplier included in this list.