Abstract 

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.


General information

  • Status :  Withdrawn
    Publication date : 2004-05
  • Edition : 1
    Number of pages : 8
  • :
    ISO/TC 61/SC 5
    Physical-chemical properties
  • 83.080.01
    Plastics in general

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A standard is reviewed every 5 years



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