Color measurement on textiles and fabrics

HunterLab spectrophotometers analyze the color of fibers, yarns and threads right through to the finished product – fabrics, coated textiles or clothing. Including:
Clothing, protective clothing e.g. high-visibility vests (according to DIN EN ISO 20471), denim (jeans), non-woven fabrics (non-woven, in the hygiene and medical sector), leather, felt, textile samples, yarns and threads on rolls, filament yarns, high-quality sewing threads, plastic fibers, polyester fibers, synthetic fibers, cotton/cellulose fibers, carpets, terry cloth, home textiles, mattresses, awnings, tarpaulins, tent roofs.

Color is safety

FDA/GMP Safe: Our devices support you in complying with regulations and help keep your processes running.

Color is function

No matter how demanding your environment is, we have the solution that is tailored to your requirements. Whether individual accessories or software adaptations. We listen and implement.

Color is communication

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High-visibility clothing (DIN EN ISO 20471)

Fabrics and fabric panels

Yarns and threads

We have the right solution for quality assurance when it comes to textiles and fabrics.


HunterLab spectrophotometers output numerical values that correspond to visual perception and are therefore used in quality control in the textile industry, during process monitoring and in (color) sorting.

Each of our devices includes numerous extension modules, such as adapter plates in various sizes for curved samples such as sewing thread spools, micro sample holders for the smallest sample quantities or pressure arms for attaching fabric samples and tissue to the laboratory device.

HunterLab worldwide:

  • Headquarters, North / South America

    Hunter Associates Laboratory, Inc.

  • 11491 Sunset Hills Road

    Reston, VA 20190-5280

  • 703-471-6870

  • 703-471-4237

  • Asia-Pacific

    HunterLab Asia Limited
  • Leo Cheung, Regional Manager Flat E, 13/F Leahander Center

    28 Wang Wo Tsai Street, Tsuen Wan New Territories, Hong Kong

  • +852 2406 1723

  • Europe / Middle East / Africa

    HunterLab Europe GmbH

  • Dr.-August-Einsele-Ring 15

    82418 Murnau

  • +49 8841 9464

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