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published ISO standards *

under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 38/SC 2


ISO standards under development *

under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 38/SC 2


Participating countries


Observing countries

* number includes updates

Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 38/SC 2/WG 1 Professional cleaning Working group *
ISO/TC 38/SC 2/WG 3 Domestic washing and drying Working group *
ISO/TC 38/SC 2/WG 4 Appearance retention Working group *
ISO/TC 38/SC 2/WG 8 Water resistance tests Working group *
ISO/TC 38/SC 2/WG 9 Industrial laundering Working group *

* The convener can be reached through the secretariat (See contact information below)

Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 38/SC 2

The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 38/SC 2 :

Reference Title ISO/IEC
IEC/SC 59D Performance of household and similar electrical laundry appliances IEC
IEC/TC 78 Live working IEC
ISO/TC 72 Textile machinery and accessories ISO
ISO/TC 72/SC 4 Dyeing and finishing machinery and accessories ISO
ISO/TC 91 Surface active agents ISO
Organizations in liaison
Acronym Title Liaison type
AISE International Association for Soaps, Detergent and Maintenance Products A
CECED European Committee of Domestic Equipment Manufacturers A
CINET International Committee of Textile Care A
ETSA European Textile Services Association A
GINETEX International Association for Textile Care Labelling A
Date Month Location TC/SC Note
11 October 2017 New Orleans (USA) ISO/TC 38/SC 2 *

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

ISO/TC 38/SC 2 - Secretariat

SAC China
Standardization institute of China textile academy
No. 3 Yanjingli middle street
Beijing 100025 Chaowai

Secretariat direct:
Ms Ying Si

ISO/TC 38/SC 2 - Twinned Secretariat

JISC Japan
Japanese Industrial Standards Committee
Technical Regulations, Standards & Conformity Assessment Policy Unit
Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
1-3-1, Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo 100 - 8901

Tel: +81 3 35 01 94 71
Fax: +81 3 35 80 86 37

Secretariat direct:
Mr Hisashi Tazawa
Tel: +81(0)90-2197-7442