BS ISO 16620-2:2019 - Plastics. Biobased content. Determination of biobased carbon content
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BS ISO 16620-2:2019

Plastics. Biobased content. Determination of biobased carbon content

Status : Current   Published : November 2019



This document specifies a calculation method for the determination of the biobased carbon content in monomers, polymers, and plastic materials and products, based on the 14C content measurement.

This document is applicable to plastic products and plastic materials (e.g. plasticisers or modifiers), polymer resins, monomers, or additives, which are made from biobased or fossil-based constituents.

Knowing the biobased content of plastic products is useful when evaluating their environmental impact.

Standard NumberBS ISO 16620-2:2019
TitlePlastics. Biobased content. Determination of biobased carbon content
Publication Date07 November 2019
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)ISO 16620-1
Informative References(Provided for Information)ISO 1928, ISO 15350, DIN 51637, EN 13137, ISO 1716, ASTM D6866-18, ISO 609, EN 15400, ISO 10694, ASTM D5291-16, ISO 17247, ISO 8245, ASTM E1019, ASTM D513-16, ISO 9963 (all parts), ISO 13833:2013
ReplacesBS ISO 16620-2:2015
International RelationshipsISO 16620-2:2019
Draft Superseded By19/30376350 DC
DescriptorsPolymers, Determination of content, Monomers, Biomass, Radiochemical methods, Radiation measurement, Chemical analysis and testing, Mass spectrometry, Beta-particles, Carbon, Plastics, Biology
Title in FrenchPlastiques. Teneur biosourcée Détermination de la teneur en carbone biosourcé
ISBN978 0 539 00659 9
File Size2.289 MB

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