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Standardization in the field of surface active agents and mixtures containing one or more surface active agents with or without other conventional components of soap and detergent formulations.

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80

published ISO standards *

under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 91

8

ISO standards under development *

under the direct responsibility of ISO/TC 91

14

Participating countries

34

Observing countries

* number includes updates

Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 91/WG 1 Analytical methods Working group *
ISO/TC 91/WG 2 Microbiology Working group *
ISO/TC 91/WG 3 Bio-surfactants Working group *

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

Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 91

The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 91 :

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 38/SC 1 Tests for coloured textiles and colorants ISO
ISO/TC 47 Chemistry ISO
ISO/TC 72/SC 4 Dyeing and finishing machinery and accessories ISO
ISO/TC 207 Environmental management ISO
ISO/TC 217 Cosmetics ISO
Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 91

ISO/TC 91 can access the documents of the committees below :

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 27 Solid mineral fuels ISO
ISO/TC 34/SC 11 Animal and vegetable fats and oils ISO
ISO/TC 38/SC 1 Tests for coloured textiles and colorants ISO
ISO/TC 38/SC 2 Cleansing, finishing and water resistance tests ISO
ISO/TC 47 Chemistry ISO
ISO/TC 120 Leather ISO
ISO/TC 120/SC 2 Tanned leather ISO
ISO/TC 147/SC 2 Physical, chemical and biochemical methods ISO
ISO/TC 207 Environmental management ISO
ISO/TC 217 Cosmetics ISO
Organizations in liaison
Acronym Title Liaison type
AISE International Association for Soaps, Detergent and Maintenance Products A
AOCS American Oil Chemists' Society A
CESIO European Committee of Organic Surfactants and their Intermediates A
EC - European Commission European Commission A
ICA - co-operative International Co-operative Alliance A
ICTC International Technical Committee for Textile Care A
IUPAC International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry A
OECD Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, OECD A
WCO World Customs Organization A
WHO World Health Organization B
Date Month Location TC/SC Note

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

ISO/TC 91 - Secretariat

ISIRI Iran, Islamic Republic of
Institute of Standards and Industrial Research of Iran
No.: 2592
South West Vanak Square,
P.O. Box: 14155-6139
Tehran
Iran, Islamic Republic of

Tel: +98 26 32807045
Fax: +98 26 32818787

Secretariat direct:
Mrs Mojdeh R. Tabari
Tel: +98 21 8888 71 04
Fax: +98 21 8888 96 64