SASO / Saudi Arabia

Contact person

Mr. Ibrahim A. Al-Khalaif
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Consumer representation on policy and governance committees:

Committee Representative(s)
General committee for agricultural and food products 1 representative, General Department of Standards
General committee for construction products & building materials 1 representative, General Department of Standards
General committee for chemical and petroleum products 1 representative, General Department of Standards
General committee for mechanical and mineral products 1 representative, General Department of Standards
General committee for electrical and electronic products 1 representative, General Department of Standards
General committee for textile products 1 representative, General Department of Standards
Mirror committee for social responsibility Eng. Moteb Al-Motairi
Saudi National Electrotechnical Committee SASO

 

Consumer representation on international and regional technical committees of priority interest for consumers:

Child-related products (child restraints, child resistant packaging, children's furniture)
ISO/TC 22, Road vehicles Eng. Abdul Aziz Al-Shouyer
ISO/TC 122, Packaging 1 representative
Personal security (including building security)
ISO/TC 21, Equipment for fire protection and fire fighting 1 representative
ISO/TC 38, Textiles 1 representative
ISO/TC 61, Plastics 1 representative
ISO/TC 92, Fire safety 1 representative
Product safety (especially domestic appliances and water safety, protection against drowning)
IEC/TC 61, Safety of household and similar electrical appliances General Department of Standards - SASO
Food safety
ISO/TC 34, Food products 1 representative
Services (general aspects, tourism, water supply and wastewater disposal)
ISO/TC 228, Tourism and related services Eng. Abdul Aziz Al-Wahiby - Supreme Commission for Tourism
Accessibility issues (elderly and persons with disabilities)
ISO/TC 122, Packaging 1 representative
ISO/IEC JTC 1, Information technology 1 representative, General Department of Standards
Environmental issues (EMS, energy efficiency, alternative energy sources, climate change)
ISO/TC 207, Environmental management Mr. Khaled Al-Mokalfy
Social responsibility
ISO Working Group on Social Responsibility Eng. Moteb Al-Motairi
Safety of household appliances
IEC/TC 23, Electrical accessories 1 representative, General Department of Standards
IEC/TC 34, Lamps and related equipment 1 representative,General Department of Standards
IEC/TC 61, Safety of household and similar electrical appliances 1 representative, General Department of Standards
Performance of household appliances
ISO/TC 86, Refrigeration and air-conditioning 1 representative

 

National technical committees or mirror committees for ISO or IEC TCs:

Committee Representative(s)
Mirror committee for social responsibility Eng. Moteb Al-Motairi
Saudi National Electrotechnical committee 1 representative

 

Tools to support consumer participation in policy and technical work:

  • Training

Seminars, Workshops

 

Information on consumer-oriented standards, legislation and related issues:

  • Articles (journal, magazine)
    Consumer & Quality