Test criteria

Based on measurements with the Hohenstein skin model according to DIN EN ISO 11092, the material-specific water vapor resistance which is also referred to as breathability as well as the water vapor absorption and desorption. The measured values are classified using an evaluation system to characterise the thermophysiological properties of the mattress.

The overall assessment of the values can be rated as ‘very good’, ‘good’ and  ‘unsatisfactory’. 

 

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