ISO 20200:2015 specifies a method of determining the degree of disintegration of plastic materials when exposed to a laboratory-scale composting environment. The method is not applicable to the determination of the biodegradability of plastic materials under composting conditions. Further testing is necessary to be able to claim compostability.
Status: PublishedPublication date: 2015-11
Edition: 2Number of pages: 8
Technical Committee: ISO/TC 61/SC 14 Environmental aspects
- ICS :
- 83.080.01 Plastics in general
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