Key factors in assessing overall durability of a fabric vary depending on the fabric construction.
The surface wear of a fabric caused by friction (30,000 minimum double rubs Wyzenbeek method)
Transfer of dye from the surface of a dyed or printed fabric onto another surface by rubbing.
A material’s degree of resistance to the fading effect of light.
The measurement of a fabric’s performance when it is exposed to specific sources of ignition.
This fabric is GREENGUARD certified for low chemical emissions, contributing to healthy indoor air quality.
This fabric has been tested in an independent laboratory to verify it contains no harmful substances according to STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX® (19.HUS.73033 HOHENSTEIN HTTI).
The Skin Cancer Foundation recommends certain Sunbrella fabrics in shading products as part of a complete sun protection regimen, including regular use of sunscreen, to aid in preventing sun-induced skin damage.
REACH compliancy is regulated by the European Union and promotes protection against harmful chemicals.
Sunbrella fabrics do not contain lead.
Sunbrella fabrics do not contain AZO dyes. We require our suppliers to not use them as well.
Cal Tech Bulletin #117, Class: 1 normal; NFPA 260:2013, Class: 1 cover fabric; UFAC Upholstered Furniture, Class 1;