EN 12423:1999

Polypropylene twines EN 12423:1999

Publication date:   May 14, 2000

General information

90.93 Standard confirmed   Jul 8, 2023


CEN/TC 248 Textiles and textile products

European Norm

59.080.20   Yarns



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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.

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EN 12423:1999
90.93 Standard confirmed
Jul 8, 2023