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Scope

Standardization in the field of panels such as fibreboards, particle boards and plywood based on lignocellulosic materials (derived from wood or other materials) including terminology, classification, dimensions, test methods and quality requirements.

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42

published ISO standards *

related to the TC and its SCs

of which 19 under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 89

3

ISO standards under development *

related to the TC and its SCs

of which 1 under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 89

27

Participating members

35

Observing members

* number includes updates

Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 89/SC 1 Fibre boards Sub committee
ISO/TC 89/SC 2 Particle boards Sub committee
ISO/TC 89/SC 3 Plywood Sub committee
ISO/TC 89/WG 5 Test methods Working group *

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

Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 89

The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 89 :

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/PC 287 Chain of custody of wood and wood-based products ISO
ISO/TC 92 Fire safety ISO
ISO/TC 136 Furniture ISO
ISO/TC 165 Timber structures ISO
ISO/TC 219 Floor coverings ISO
Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 89

ISO/TC 89 can access the documents of the committees below :

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/PC 287 Chain of custody of wood and wood-based products ISO
ISO/TC 165 Timber structures ISO
ISO/TC 165/SC 1 Wood materials - Durability and preservation [STANDBY] ISO
ISO/TC 219 Floor coverings ISO
Organizations in liaison
Acronym Title Liaison type
ATIBT International Technical Tropical Timber Association A
CEI-Bois European Confederation of Woodworking Industries A
EPF European Panel Federation A
FAO Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations A
FEIC European Federation of the Plywood Industry A
FEROPA European Federation of Fibreboard Manufacturers A
INBAR International Network for Bamboo and Rattan A
UNECE United Nations Economic Commission for Europe A

ISO/TC 89 - Secretariat

DIN Germany
DIN Deutsches Institut für Normung e.V.
Am DIN-Platz
Burggrafenstrasse 6
D-10787 Berlin
Germany

Tel: +49 30 26 01-0
Fax: +49 30 26 01 12 31

Secretariat direct:
Mr Bernd Trepkau
Tel: +49 30 2601-2397
Fax: +49 30 2601-42397