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Electrical properties of Plastics (Conductivity, dielectric strength, creepage distance)

[Elektrische Eigenschaften von Kunststoffen (Leitfähigkeit, Durchschlagsfestigkeit, Kriechweg)]

EPTIS factsheet 512656 | Last revision 2018-10-22 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts512656 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts512656

PT provider
PT provider DIR (German Institut of Interlaboratory Testing) @ Kunststoff- Institut Lüdenscheid DIR (German Institut of Interlaboratory Testing) @ Kunststoff- Institut Lüdenscheid
Based in Germany
Language(s) English | German
Remarks The DIR | Deutsches Institut für Ringversuche (German institute for interlaboratory tests) is part of the Kunststoff-Institut Lüdenscheid. Over the past 30 years, the Kunststoff-Institut Lüdenscheid has earned an international reputation as one of the leading institutions in the field of plastics in Europe. With more than 15 years of experience in organising interlaboratory tests, we are also one of the established providers in this field. Further information about the DIR | Deutsches Institut für Ringversuche and our services can be retrieved from our website where you can also register to participate: https://dir-kimw.de/en/ We are glad to assist in any questions that might arise.
Product groups Plastics
Testing fields Electrotechnics / electronics
Materials evaluation
Non-destructive testing (NDT)
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Thermoplastics Comparative Tracking Index DIN EN 60112:2010-05
Surface resistance IEC 93
Contact resistance DIN IEC 93:1993-12
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants Any interested group is welcom to participate.
Linked to specific legislation / standards
Additional, subsidiary aims
Number of participants Depending of the method, between 20 - 10
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party
Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee Starting at 280€ | Prices and details can be obtained from our website https://dir-kimw.de/en/
Regularly operated Yes (Yearly)
Year of first operation 2012
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
DIR (German Institut of Interlaboratory Testing) @ Kunststoff- Institut Lüdenscheid
Karolinenstr. 8
58507 Lüdenscheid

Phone: +49 2351 1064-801
Fax: +49 2351 1064-190
Web: https://dir-kimw.de/en/ https://dir-kimw.de/en/
Christian Ueing
Phone: +49 2351 1064-167
Fax: +49 2351 1064-190
Email: ueing@dir-kimw.de ueing@dir-kimw.de
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in Germany, Mr Johannes van de Kreeke. Mr Johannes van de Kreeke.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.23-SNAPSHOT.20230502124635-7925ae379a631fc1ececff45d2921c8db38877d5