Factsheet: Standardisation for plastics (CEN-TC249)

Standardisation for plastics (CEN-TC249)

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CEN/TC249 Scope: Standardization of terminology, test methods and specifications in the field of plastics and plastics-based materials, semi-finished products and products (thermoplastics, thermosets, cellular plastics, degradable plastics, thermoplastics elastomers, composites and reinforcement products for plastics) as well as plastics recycling. Rubber is excluded. Specific end-product related items are also excluded if they are covered by the scope of an existing product TC. (EN15534 (wood plastics); CEN/TS 16398:2012 (biopolymers); CEN/TS 16295:2012 (biopolymers); CEN/TS 16137:2011 (biopolymers))
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Standards for plastics, incl. bio-plastics .

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