UV ray testing can help you to see if the materials that have protection from these rays will hold up. You don’t want to just trust that this kind of protection is going to be there and able to work without some way of testing it.
Testing is not too hard, all you have to do is expose the material to UV rays and then check to see if there are any problems. You can work with a weathering test if you have access to the rigt machinery to do so. It’s more or less about taking the right conditions and then applying them in full force and then some to your protected materials. If they fail then you know that you need to add more protection to them and if it takes a lot to make them fail you then will know how long they should last.
Anything is capable of fighting off UV rays if you have the right kind of protection in place. The big problem with a lot of things that are out in the elements is that if you don’t have a coat of protection to help keep things from getting wet or dirty in some way then they may fail on you. It’s easier to keep things protected that can be inside or at least covered in some way so that the protection doesn’t end up getting broken or worn off.
You’re going to need to use UV ray testing to help you know whether or not your protected materials still have the ability to fight off exposure. UV rays can cause fading, peeling, loss of strength, and more. If you want to keep materials protected for a long time you have to work with this advice.