ASTM WK42572

    Revision of D5338 - 11 Standard Test Method for Determining Aerobic Biodegradation of Plastic Materials Under Controlled Composting Conditions, Incorporating Thermophilic Temperatures

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    Active Standard: D5338 - 11

    Developed by Subcommittee: D20.96 | Committee D20 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK42572

    1. Rationale

    The purpose of this revision is to change the accuracy of the analytical scale from 0.1mg to 1 mg.


    Keywords

    aerobic biodegradation; biodegradation; composting; plastics; Aerobic/anaerobic biodegradation--plastics; Biodegradation--plastics; Compostable plastics; Controlled testing conditions/environments
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    06-18-2013

    Technical Contact:
    Ata Ciechanowski

    Item:
    037

    Ballot:
    D20 (14-05)

    Status:
    Negative Votes Need Resolution