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How well do caps protect?

Not all materials protect the same from UV rays, in fact most of them let UVB and UVA rays through, which penetrate into the skin. UV measuring instruments show us that UVA, and UVB penetrate through knitted white cotton. Synthetic materials also show insufficient protection.

UV measuring instruments show us that UVA, and UVB penetrate through knitted white cotton. Synthetic materials also show insufficient protection.

test1

Test 1:

UV-cap, cotton
Test 1=UPF6; UVB 15%+UVA 42%
test2

Test 2:

UV-cap, cotton
Test 2=UPF16; UVB 6%+UVA 15%
test3

Test 3:

FREELAND ® white UV-cap,
cotton + synthetic

Test 3=UPF99+; UVB 0%+UVA 3%

We use the following standards for our materials:

Australian Standard
AS/NZS 4399:1996

European Standard
CEN TC 248 WG 14

American Standard
ASTM D13.65
Protection Category UPF Range UPF Rating
Excellent Protection 40 to 50, 50+ 40,45,50,50+
Very Good Protection 25 to 39 25, 30, 35
Good Protection 15 to 24 15, 20

Baby-Cap

cap

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FREELAND ® textiles are made out of cotton or microfiber.


Children-Cap

cap

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FREELAND ® textiles are made out of cotton or microfiber.


Adults-Cap

cap cap cap

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For more information on our products please visit our shop.

FREELAND ® textiles are made out of cotton or microfiber.