ISO 20200:2004 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 : WithdrawnPublication date : 2004-05
Edition : 1Number of pages : 8
Technical Committee:Physical-chemical properties