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The Biodegradable Products Institute worked with ASTM and its members to develop acceptable standards for biodegradable products that truly biodegrade and have no detrimental impact on composting, agriculture or soil.
||Test to certify if a product can be composted|
|ASTM D6868:||Test to determine if a biodegradable plastic is truly biodgradable|
|EN 13432||European test to determine biodegradability of plastics.