New ASTM standard for plastic marine biodegradability

Tests will help establish parameters to develop plastics that ensure faster biodegradation

ASTM International will soon release its new standard, ASTM D7991, on test methods for determining aerobic biodegradation of plastics in…

Full text: http://greenchemicalsblog.com/2015/10/28/new-astm-standard-for-plastic-marine-biodegradability/

Author

Doris de Guzman

Source

Green Chemicals Blog, 2015-10-28.

Supplier

American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM)
nova-Institut GmbH
Umweltbundesamt

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