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Scope

Standardization in the field of paper, board and pulps and cellulosic nanomaterials (CNM), including terminology, sampling procedures, test methods, product and quality specifications, and the establishment and maintenance of appropriate calibration systems.

Excluded :

  • matters falling within the scopes of particular technical committees (e.g. ISO / TC 42, 46, 122, 130, 154) with which liaison should be maintained.

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183

published ISO standards *

related to the TC and its SCs

of which 103 under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 6

21

ISO standards under development *

related to the TC and its SCs

of which 12 under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 6

31

Participating members

29

Observing members

* number includes updates

Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 6/SC 2 Test methods and quality specifications for paper and board Sub committee
ISO/TC 6/JWG 12 Joint ISO/TC 6 - ISO/TC 130 WG:Deinkability potential Working group
ISO/TC 6/TG 1 Cellulosic Nanomaterials Working group
ISO/TC 6/TG 2 Identification of Organizations - Environmental issues Working group
ISO/TC 6/WG 3 Optical properties Working group
ISO/TC 6/WG 4 Chemical analysis Working group
ISO/TC 6/WG 7 Cores for reels of paper Working group
ISO/TC 6/WG 11 Estimation of uncertainty Working group
ISO/TC 6/WG 13 Dry matter content Working group
ISO/TC 6/WG 14 Recycling Working group

Joint working groups under the responsibility of another committee
Reference Title
ISO/TC 42/WG 8 Joint ISO/TC 42 - ISO/TC 6 WG: Imaging materials - Dimensions
Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 6

The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 6 :

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/CASCO Committee on conformity assessment ISO
ISO/IEC JTC 1 Information technology ISO/IEC
ISO/PC 287 Chain of custody of wood and wood-based products ISO
ISO/TC 42 Photography ISO
ISO/TC 46 Information and documentation ISO
ISO/TC 69/SC 6 Measurement methods and results ISO
ISO/TC 122 Packaging ISO
ISO/TC 130 Graphic technology ISO
ISO/TC 154 Processes, data elements and documents in commerce, industry and administration ISO
ISO/TC 171 Document management applications ISO
ISO/TC 229 Nanotechnologies ISO
Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 6

ISO/TC 6 can access the documents of the committees below :

Reference Title ISO/IEC
CIE International Commission on Illumination ISO
ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 28 Office equipment ISO/IEC
ISO/PC 287 Chain of custody of wood and wood-based products ISO
ISO/TC 38/SC 1 Tests for coloured textiles and colorants ISO
ISO/TC 42 Photography ISO
ISO/TC 46 Information and documentation ISO
ISO/TC 69/SC 6 Measurement methods and results ISO
ISO/TC 86 Refrigeration and air-conditioning ISO
ISO/TC 122 Packaging ISO
ISO/TC 130 Graphic technology ISO
ISO/TC 154 Processes, data elements and documents in commerce, industry and administration ISO
ISO/TC 171 Document management applications ISO
ISO/TC 229 Nanotechnologies ISO
ISO/TC 296 Bamboo and rattan ISO
Organizations in liaison (Category A and B)
Acronym Title Category
CIE International Commission on Illumination A
FAO Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations A
UPU Universal Postal Union A
WAN-IFRA WAN-IFRA A
WCO World Customs Organization B

Date Month Location TC/SC Note
14-18 May 2018 Seoul (Korea, Republic of) ISO/TC 6 *
14-18 May 2018 Seoul (Korea, Republic of) ISO/TC 6/SC 2 *

* Information definite but meeting not yet formally convened
** Provisional

ISO/TC 6 - Secretariat

SCC Canada
Canadian Standards Association
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Toronto M9W 1R3 ON
Canada

Tel: + 416 747 2470

Secretariat direct:
Mrs Priya Patel