Tests & Certifications
Of INZEA Product Ranges
European Norm on packaging compostability (EN 13432) requires 4 tests, besides a detailed description of the product:
- Test on biodegradation. Chemical breakdown of materials into CO2, water and minerals. Pursuant to the standard at least 90% of the material has to be broken down by biological action within 6 months.
- Test on heavy metals content. Volatile matter >50%, heavy metals (Cu, Zn, Ni, Cd, Pb, Hg, Cr, Mo, Se, As) and fluorine below limit.
- Test on disintegration. Physical falling apart of the product in small fragments.
- Test on ecotoxicity. Measures if the composted product does not exert any negative effect on plants.
All our INZEA® product range is suitable for Food Contact according to European regulation 10/2011. For further information please contact with NUREL Technical Department.
Genetically Modified Free references are available, a Self Declaration is available upon request.
MULCHING EN 17033
INZEA grades for mulching film, comply with the European standard to guarantee the complete biodegradability in the soil without causing any harm to the environment.