BS EN 12423:1999 - Polypropylene twines

BS EN 12423:1999

Polypropylene twines

Status : Confirmed, Current   Published : September 1999



This European standard specifies requirements for twines made from polypropylene. It specifies the methods for their manufacture, their physical characteristics, as well as describing test methods to verify these characteristics. This standard allows ultra violet high inhibitors to be added but does not require them to be added. Requirements for the commercial presentation of twines are also specified. This standard does not specify requirements for agricultural twines made of polyolefin, which are covered according to EN 906:1996.

Standard NumberBS EN 12423:1999
TitlePolypropylene twines
StatusConfirmed, Current
Publication Date15 September 1999
Confirm Date05 December 2017
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
International RelationshipsEN 12423:1999
Draft Superseded By96/122801 DC
DescriptorsElongation at fracture, Packaging, Tensile testing, Polypropylene, Sisal, Man-made fibre ropes, Designations, Textile products, Physical properties of materials, Tex, Sampling methods, Strength of materials, Mass, Plastics, Textile testing, Breaking load, Yarn linear density determination, Twine, Mechanical testing, Yarn testing
Title in FrenchFicelles polypropylene
Title in GermanPolypropylen-Bindegarne
ISBN0 580 32717 5
File Size224 KB

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