Enables compostable products to be identified by a unique mark and channeled for recovery of their constituent materials in specially developed processes.
The Compostability Mark thus conveys product information to waste-disposal plant operators and product image to consumers.
Conformity with Compostability Mark of European Bioplastics's standard is verified by an independent organization (third party) following ISO 17025 Testing and Calibration Laboratories, ISO / IEC Guide 65 Product Certification
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Last updated: 17 June 2014