ISO 20200:2004

Plastics -- Determination of the degree of disintegration of plastic materials under simulated composting conditions in a laboratory-scale test

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

  • Current status : Withdrawn
    Publication date : 2004-05
  • Edition : 1
  • :
    ISO/TC 61/SC 5
    Physical-chemical properties
  • 83.080.01
    Plastics in general

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