Standard Swedish standard · SS-EN 14995:2006

Plastics - Evaluation of compostability - Test scheme and specifications

Status: Valid

This European Standard specifies requirements and procedures to determine the compostability or anaerobic treatability of plastic materials by addressing four characteristics:

I) biodegradability,
II) disintegration during biological treatment,
III) effect on the biological treatment process and
IV) effect on the quality of the resulting compost.

NOTE For packaging EN 13432 applies.


Other (13.030.99) General (83.080.01)

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Language: English

Written by: SIS - Materialteknik

International title:

Article no: STD-57342

Edition: 1

Approved: 12/21/2006

No of pages: 21