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UK’s largest textile testing lab opens

Inspection, testing and certification company Intertek opened the UK’s largest textile testing laboratory on Friday.

Intertek welcomes Shadow Home Secretary Andy Burnham to open the UK’s largest textile testing lab at Intertek Leigh

Intertek welcomes Shadow Home Secretary Andy Burnham to open the UK’s largest textile testing lab at Intertek Leigh

Intertek welcomes Shadow Home Secretary Andy Burnham to open the UK’s largest textile testing lab at Intertek Leigh

The company has renovated and expanded the 30-year-old site in Leigh, near Manchester, to incorporate the UK’s largest textile flammability lab, a new chemical lab and upgraded textile testing capabilities.

The site offers quality and performance assurance, testing, inspection, and certification services including flammability, fire analysis and chemical testing on a broad range of textile products including fashion, sportswear, protective clothing, kidswear, shoes and footwear.

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