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EPTIS factsheet 128343 | Last revision 2017-12-20 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts128343 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts128343

PT provider
PT provider OFI Österreichisches Forschungsinstitut für Chemie und Technik OFI Österreichisches Forschungsinstitut für Chemie und Technik
Based in Austria
Language(s) English / German
Product groups Coating and surface treatment
Testing fields Analytical chemistry
Materials evaluation
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Geosynthetics Pyramid puncture resistance EN 14574
Protection efficiency against impact damage ISO 13428
Plastics Haze ISO 14782
Density ISO 1183, ISO 2781
Ash content ISO 3451
DIN 51719
Hardness ISO 2039, ISO 868
Migration testing EN 1186
Textile-glass content ISO 1172
Abrasion and scratch resistance ISO 9352, ISO 4586, EN 438
Thermal analysis; content of carbon black (TGA) ISO 11358
Thermal analysis; glass transition temperature, melting and crystallization behaviour, OIT (DSC) ISO 11357, EN 728
Thermal analysis; coefficient of linear thermal expansion and glass transition temperature (TMA) ISO 11359
Dynamic mechanical properties; shear modulus ISO 6721
Emission properties VDA 275
VDA 277
VDA 278
chlorine content ISO 16994
net calorific value EN 14918
Carbon Content ISO 16948
Sulfur Content ISO 16994
Nitrogen content ISO 16948
Hydrogen Content ISO 16948
Plastic films Tensile and tear properties, thickness ISO 527, ISO 6383, ISO 4593
Peel resistance ISO 11339
Oxygen gas transmission rate, water vapour transmission rate ASTM D 3985, ISO 2528, ISO 15106, ASTM F 1249
Polyethylene Cross-linking, degree of EN 579
Thermoplastics Thermal properties (DTUL, VST) ISO 75, ISO 306
Melt flow rate ISO 1133
Complex shear viscosity and fluidity of polymer melt ISO 6721, ISO 11443
Rubber Density ISO 1183, ISO 2781
Adhesion to textile fabrics ISO 36
Carbon black content ISO 1408
Dynamic mechanical properties; temperature of tan delta(max) ISO 4664
Geotextiles Thickness under specified pressures ISO 9863
Characteristic opening size ISO 12956
Static puncture test (CBR-test) ISO 12236
Water permeation normal to plane ISO 11058
Dynamic perforation test (cone drop test) EN 918
Tensile properties, wide-width tensile test ISO 10319
Weathering (EN 12224) with following tensile test EN 12224
Mass per unit area ISO 9864
Determination of burst strength EN 14151
Plastics, injection moulded Tensile properties ISO 527
Flexural properties ISO 178
Creep (creep modulus in tension) ISO 899-1
Impact properties (Charpy, Izod, puncture) ISO 179, ISO 180, ISO 6603
Plastic sheeting, flexible Tensile properties and tear resistance (Elmendorf method) ISO 527, ISO 6383
Foldability at low temperature EN 495
Resistance to static loading EN 12730
Plastic pipes Internal pressure test - time to rupture ISO 1163, EN 921
Thermoplastics pipes - creep ratio ISO 9967
Tensile properties ISO 6259
Degree of pigment or carbon black Dispersion ISO 18553
plastic pipes Processing temperature (DSC), resistance to dichloromethane (DCMT) ISO 18373, EN 580
Polyethylene terephthalate (PET) Viscosity (in dilute solution) ISO 1628
Drinking water, after contact with plastics Total organic carbon (TOC) EN 1484
Rubber, unvulcanized Mooney viscosity ISO 289
Rubber, vulcanized and thermoplastic Compression set ISO 815
Tensile properties ISO 37
Abrasion resistance ISO 4649
Hardness (Shore A and IRHD) ISO 7619, ISO 48
Carbon black Loss on heating ISO 1126
DBT number ISO 6894
Sieve residues ISO 1437
Surfaces Colorimetry, specular gloss, wettability ISO 7724, ISO 2813, ISO 15989, EN 828
Plastics, rigid cellular Compression properties ISO 844
Dynamic stiffness ISO 9052
Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) Extractables ISO 6427
Sports surfaces Abrasion resistance ISO 5470-1
AAA method -
Critical fall height EN 1177
Resistance to impact EN 1517:1999
Rotational friction EN 14903:2006
Shock absorption EN 14808
Vertical deformation EN 14809
Slip resistance EN 13036-4
Tensile properties of synthetic sports surfaces EN 12230
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants
Linked to specific legislation / standards ISO, EN and other standards as specified by the provider
Additional, subsidiary aims validation of testing methods
Number of participants 180
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party
Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee Please contact us
Regularly operated Yes (annually)
Year of first operation 1994
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
OFI Österreichisches Forschungsinstitut für Chemie und Technik
Arsenal Obj. 213; Fr.-Grill-Str. 5
1030 Vienna

Phone: +43 798 16 01-0
Fax: +43 1 798 16 01-977
Web: http://www.ofi-pts.com/index.php/en/ http://www.ofi-pts.com/index.php/en/
Mr. Philipp Larisch
Phone: +43 1 798 16 01-200
Fax: +43 1 798 16 01-977
Email: pts@ofi.at pts@ofi.at
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in Austria, Mr Robert Leubolt. Mr Robert Leubolt.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.21