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Scope

Standardization in the field of sustainability of the built environment. The environmental, economic, and social aspects of sustainability are included as appropriate.

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Sustainable Development Goals

This committee contributes with 1 standard to the following Sustainable Development Goals:

9

published ISO standards *

under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 59/SC 17

6

ISO standards under development *

under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 59/SC 17

25

Participating members

21

Observing members

* number includes updates

Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 59/SC 17/AHG 1 Multiple resource productivity Working group
ISO/TC 59/SC 17/WG 1 General principles and terminology Working group
ISO/TC 59/SC 17/WG 2 Sustainability indicators and benchmarking Working group
ISO/TC 59/SC 17/WG 3 Environmental declaration of products Working group
ISO/TC 59/SC 17/WG 4 Environmental performance of buildings Working group
ISO/TC 59/SC 17/WG 5 Civil engineering works Working group

Joint working groups under the responsibility of another committee
Reference Title
ISO/TC 59/SC 2/JWG 3 Joint ISO/TC 59/SC 2 - ISO/TC 59/SC 17 WG: Vocabulary on sustainability in buildings and civil engineering works
Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 59/SC 17

The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 59/SC 17:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 43/SC 2 Building acoustics ISO
ISO/TC 59/SC 13 Organization and digitization of information about buildings and civil engineering works, including building information modelling (BIM) ISO
ISO/TC 71/SC 8 Environmental management for concrete and concrete structures ISO
ISO/TC 163 Thermal performance and energy use in the built environment ISO
ISO/TC 163/SC 2 Calculation methods ISO
ISO/TC 205 Building environment design ISO
ISO/TC 207 Environmental management ISO
ISO/TC 207/SC 3 Environmental labelling ISO
ISO/TC 207/SC 5 Life cycle assessment ISO
ISO/TC 207/SC 7 Greenhouse gas management and related activities ISO
ISO/TC 219 Floor coverings ISO
Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 59/SC 17

ISO/TC 59/SC 17 can access the documents of the committees below:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 43/SC 2 Building acoustics ISO
ISO/TC 59/SC 2 Terminology and harmonization of languages ISO
ISO/TC 59/SC 13 Organization and digitization of information about buildings and civil engineering works, including building information modelling (BIM) ISO
ISO/TC 59/SC 14 Design life ISO
ISO/TC 59/SC 15 Framework for the description of housing performance ISO
ISO/TC 71/SC 8 Environmental management for concrete and concrete structures ISO
ISO/TC 163/SC 2 Calculation methods ISO
ISO/TC 189 Ceramic tile ISO
ISO/TC 207/SC 3 Environmental labelling ISO
ISO/TC 207/SC 5 Life cycle assessment ISO
ISO/TC 207/SC 7 Greenhouse gas management and related activities ISO
ISO/TC 268 Sustainable cities and communities ISO
ISO/TC 268/SC 1 Smart community infrastructures ISO
ISO/TC 323 Circular economy ISO
Organizations in liaison (Category A and B)
Acronym Title Category
CEI-Bois European Confederation of Woodworking Industries A
CEMBUREAU The European Cement Association A
EURIMA European Association of Insulation Manufacturers A
European Aluminium European Aluminium A
FIDIC International Federation of Consulting Engineers A
iiSBE - iiSBE International Initiative for a Sustainable Built Environment A
PU Europe Federation of the European Rigid Polyurethane Foam Associations A
UNEP United Nations Environment Programme A
World Steel Association World Steel Association A

Organizations in liaison (Category C)

C liaisons participate at the level of a Working Group

Acronym Title Category
COST TU 1406 COST TU 1406 C

ISO/TC 59/SC 17 - Secretariat

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Secretariat direct:
Mme Karine Dari