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Application Notes & Guides

Many applications are not completely covered by existing standards. Atlas provides guidance for selected applications of weathering and lightfastness testing.

Accelerated Shelf-Life Testing - Guidelines for fast and realistic light stability testing of ingredients, packaging, and products
Read more - Guide AG101 - Accelerated Shelf Life Testing

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Photostability of Pharmaceuticals - ICH Testing using SUNTEST® CPS+
Read more - Guide AG102 - ICH with Suntest CPS+

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Photostability of Pharmaceuticals - ICH Testing using SUNTEST® XLS+
Read more - Guide AG103 - ICH with Suntest XLS+

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Photostability of Pharmaceuticals - ICH Testing using SUNTEST® XXL+ FD
Read more - Guide AG104 - ICH with Suntest XXL+FD

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Weather Testing of Paints and Coatings
Read more - Guide AG105 - Paints and Coatings

VOC reduction and UV stability of new engineering resins
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Photofading of colored materials
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Coating surface temperature in UV testing and selection of encapsulants for PV modules
Read more - Guide AG108 - PV Module Temperature

Practical Guide to Stability Testing of Cosmetics & Packaging
Read more - Guide AG109 - Cosmetics and Packaging

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Wetterechtheit und Wetterbeständigkeit von Fenster- und Dichtungsprofilen
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Weathering and Light Stability testing of PET Bottles
Read more - AN102 - PET Bottles

Realistic Weathering and lightfastness Testing of Packaged Food & Beverages
Read more - AN103 - Food and Beverages

Environmental Durability Testing of Solar Inverters
Read more - AN104 - Solar PV Inverters

Environmental Durability Testing of Rotor Blade Coatings
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Photolability of Drugs in Hair - Atlas SUNTEST® CPS+ testing
Read more – Application Note AN106 – Photolability of Drugs in Hair

 In vitro Sun Protection Factor - Atlas SUNTEST® CPS+ Testing
Read more - AN107 - In vitro UVA

Artificial and outdoor weathering of polyester coatings
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Environmental Durability Testing of Wearable Electronic Products
Read more - Guide AG110 – Durability Testing of Wearables