Table 1

Fabric characterization parameters and % UV transmittance of undyed fabrics

Weight, g/m2

Thickness, cm.

Thread Count (per inch)

UPF

UV Protection Class


Plain weave

120

0.035

205

3.8

No Class

Twill weave

258

0.069

81

19.2

Good

Sateen weave

235

0.061

106

13.3

No Class


Sarkar BMC Dermatology 2004 4:15   doi:10.1186/1471-5945-4-15

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