Product Testing Program: Microwave Safe
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Product Testing Program: Microwave Safe

Product Testing Program: Microwave Safe
This is the standard testing regiment for microwave safety in an accredited product testing laboratory. Successfully passing this program indicates a product is safe to use in a microwave.
Product recommendations for non-ceramic materials are tested with reference to EN 15284 

    Passing the test consists of the following:

    1. No visible damage.
    2. No visible crazing, cracking, chipping or other deformation.
    3. No color change or fading.

    You must send 2x sample items for each product SKU undergoing the microwave testing program. One sample will be used for testing, one sample will be used as a control.

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